The next generation of community engagement.

Common Knowledge specializes in bringing new combinations of people together to listen to and learn from each other. Leading together. We facilitate powerful new connections across sectors, silos, and social divides that generate breakthrough civic participation, employee and community engagement programs. Why? Every project shows that greater inclusion leads to greater innovation. Connect with us to learn more. 

California libraries support their communities during wildfire response and recovery

As wildfires force evacuations throughout Northern California, libraries are once again providing vital assistance to their communities. For the past three years, Common Knowledge has supported the members of the NorthNet Library System as they [...]

Constructive engagement about rental housing policies in Redwood City

For communities throughout California, the question of how to meet affordable housing needs is a perennial challenge. And the pandemic has heightened tensions around landlords and tenants. Through our work with Home for All and [...]

Research highlights need for New Resume resources

How do we make sense of the difficulty employers are having when looking for workers when there are so many people unemployed or underemployed hoping to get a job? One major factor is that the [...]

 OUR WORK
 OUR CLIENTS
 OUR INSIGHTS
 OUR TEAM

“Common Knowledge has profoundly improved my ability to merge user centered design and community engagement best practices.”

— Jesse Biroscak, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority