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.
New Dream's Collaborative Communities program helps people engage offline and take action in their communities. You'll find resources like:
- Our Neighborhood Challenge, supporting great initiatives in communities across the country by providing matching grants.
- Our Community Action Kit, including our guides to going local and sharing resources.
- Our Reducing Plastics campaign, with resources and tips to help you eliminate bottled water and plastic bags in your community.
- Our solutions-oriented webinar series, covering topics from starting a tool library to hosting a clothing swap.
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