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.
Join Get2gether, where you'll have the chance to meet local New Dreamers, join New Dream Teams, and work together to organize real projects for your community. Check out our practical tools and how-to guides in the New Dream Community Action Kit, and watch archived episodes of our solutions-oriented webinar series.
Guide to Sharing
Love community sharing? Our Guide to Sharing has tips, how-tos, and videos to help you get started.
Guide to Going Local
Want to strengthen your local economy? Our Guide to Going Local has tips, how-tos, and videos to help you get started.
Want to get active in your community? Get2gether is your chance to meet folks who live near you and work together on local projects.
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