Providing tools and support to community members to create local initiatives that build local capacity and leadership, increase environmental sustainability, and foster greater livability and vitality.
Engage Your Community
New Dream's Collaborative Communities program strives to inspire, connect, support, and equip community members to create local initiatives that build community capacity and social ties, increase ecological sustainability, and foster greater livability and economic vitality.
Check out practical tools and how-to guides for your community in the New Dream Community Action Kit.
Explore other ways that you can help your community build social ties, share resources more widely, strengthen local and regional food systems, localize the economy, and engage local government to embrace sustainability.
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