___You understand that culture affects the social organization and leadership structure of groups.
___You have learned about each group's social organization and have found the structural points for bringing the groups together.
___You have met with ethnic and cultural group leaders, discussed with group members their culture and heritage, and gathered information on the various cultural groups.
___You have determined how various institutions (e.g., churches, families) function in the different cultural groups.
___You understand the importance of building on existing cultural traditions in a group in order to engage the members in your effort.