Website Re-Design RFP – Help NCL Get a Fresh Look

The National Civic League seeks a website designer. Click here to download the RFP.  

By | February 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join the Network of 75+ Cities Involved in All-America Conversations

In less than two weeks, local leaders from more than 75 communities across the country have downloaded the All-America Conversations Toolkit. It is clear that local communities recognize the need to engage residents to work across dividing lines. To support these local efforts National Civic League is hosting a free coaching/support call on February 27 [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Partnership for Community Building

ICMA (International City/County Management Association) is proud to partner with the National Civic League on All-America Conversations. Community engagement is key to building and maintaining public trust and ICMA offers a number of resources to support you as you face the disruptive changes that lie ahead. Here are few resources that you can access now. [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2018 All-America City Theme

Announcing the 2018 All-America City Theme: Promoting Equity Through Inclusive Civic Engagement The 2018 All-America City application will be released Thursday February 16th, sign up here to receive the application. In 2018, the All-America City Award will recognize ten communities for their inclusive engagement processes, projects and community vision. The essence of the application is a [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

This Month in History

On Feb. 29, 1968, the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders, commonly called The Kerner Report, is released. In the summer of 1967, American cities experienced “racial disorders” that bewildered the nation. Among the worst riots occurred in Newark, New Jersey, and Detroit. By July 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson established the 11-member National Advisory [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Work on Health Equity Never Ends

Volunteer Diana Flores gets her blood pressure checked by Rocky Vista University student volunteer Claire Simon. Colorado Black Health Collaborative volunteers are always the first patients, modeling good health monitoring. CBHC has given more than 5,000 checks since the program began in barbershops and salons. The National Civic League and the Robert Wood [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Announcing the First Cohort of SolSmart Advisors

The first cohort of 11 SolSmart Advisors have been announced. These fully-funded temporary staff will work hand-in-hand with local governments to review programs and processes and apply industry-leading best practices to keep the community become more solar-friendly and ultimately achieve designation as a SolSmart community. To learn more about the SolSmart Advisor program for your [...]

By | February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s National Day of Racial Healing

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation and its 130 partners hope that social media will be busy with contributions observing the National Day of Racial Healing on Tuesday, Jan. 17. The grassroots initiative is aimed at overcoming racial biases and unifying the people of this country to create an environment where all children can thrive. Follow what people are [...]

By | January 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Peace on Earth Begins with Goodwill to All

"As a nation, we need a healing." These words, spoken by former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick at a gathering in Southern California last week, reflected the dual concerns at the conference about racial divisions in our country and the political divisions caused by the recent presidential election. At a time when we are wishing for [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Time to Harness the Power of Community!

Tuesday’s results did not erase today’s challenges, and the work continues in each of our communities. We will continue to process and respond to what this election means for local communities and the challenges we face. For today, ask yourself what is your biggest hope for the country and for your local community? What are [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments