When families needed better options, the city partnered with a local nonprofit to deliver thoughtful and inclusive community based programming.
Programs that introduce our young people to local government and
career opportunities in public service can provide a variety of
The community and city collaborated to build a much-needed park.
Kindness is about culture; it is a way of thinking and acting.
The ability to foster community resiliency is one of the most
important benefits of promoting kindness.
The city mobilized a hard-hitting campaign to address a crisis.
A collaborative effort helps keep kids on track.
A foundation of community trust and strong community
relationships is crucial for law enforcement to effectively
prevent crime and safely resolve situations that involve
A public-private partnership promotes healthy living and provides
free fitness classes and more to residents of all ages.
Don’t miss ILG sessions and events at the conference. Meet the
staff, browse materials and get answers to your questions.
Students become stewards of the land and water.
City Corps participants gain valuable career skills.
Cities and school districts collaborate on work-based learning
City and school officials partner to support young residents.
Youth commissions foster civic engagement and citizenship skills.
A connected community is a stronger community.
Animal shelters nationwide are inundated during “kitten season.”
The Cities Combating Hunger Through After-School and Summer Meal
Programs (CHAMPs) initiative supports city-led efforts that
increase access to summer and after-school meal programs.
Culver City offers a model for successful community-schools
Obesity and related diseases threaten the health of cities’ most
vulnerable populations, particularly children and youth. In
response, California cities are participating in the Healthy
The resource center offers a spectrum of collaborative examples.