Many cities, towns, and other localities find ways
to bring citizens together to define a community's course
and to develop strategies to make it more sustainable.
This site presents information on approaches and
techniques used successfully in communities to involve
for National Renewal
A National Civic League
Unleashing the Power of Communities
A catalyst for inspiring and helping citizens work
together to improve their communities and thus, our
nation, ANR offers:
- assistance to communities that want to start
community renewal alliances
- access to a network of people who believe in
taking back our nation, neighborhood by
- a collection of stories on successful community
- inspiration, ideas, tools and collaborative
processes shared through conferences,
publications, technical assistance, and the World
Got an Idea?
Share your ideas about making our community a great place
play, work and live!
Email us and we will
share it with everyone!
The Enterprise Foundation is dedicated to bringing
lasting improvements to distressed communities.Enterprise
is a national, nonprofit housing and community
development organization. As the nations leader in
community development, Enterprise cultivates, collects,
and disseminates expertise and resources to help
community-based organizations across the United States
successfully improve the quality of life for low-income
people. They communicate and advocate for what works in
Technology Centers' Network
Community Technology Centers' Network (CTCNet)
envisions a society in which all people are equitably
empowered by technology skills and usage. CTCNet is
committed to achieving this end.
NetActivism is an
online newsletter devoted to helping people,
organizations, and public officials learn how to use the
Internet for civic and political empowerment.
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Fund Raising to Non-profit management.
U.S. State & Local Gateway
This web site was developed to give state and
local government officials and employees easy access to
federal information in ways that make sense to them and
Creating new opportunity for Rural America. List
of programs and information on community development and