The small-town feeling of community that many of us experienced
as youngsters has become more elusive. Volunteering gives us a
sense of connectedness and offers multiple benefits.
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
Culver City offers a model for successful community-schools
The California Civic Leadership Institute® is an educational
program designed for local government elected officials
interested in running for the Legislature.
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.
Animal shelters nationwide are inundated during “kitten season.”
State and federal laws expressly protect a person’s transgender