Hall of Fame Winner- City of Roanoke, VA!

June 7, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 All-America City, Hall of Fame Winner, City of Roanoke, VA The National Civic League is excited to announce that the City of Roanoke is the first...

Community Health Equity Work Abounds!

May 31, 2019

People all over the country are working on community efforts to improve health equity. In the process of seeking nominations for the annual Health Equity Award we provide in collaboration...

Turning to One Another to Reverse the Diseases and Deaths of Despair

May 30, 2019

By Tyler Norris, MDiv, CEO, Well Being Trust Almost three decades ago, while serving at the National Civic League (NCL) and helping grow the healthy communities movement under the leadership...

Gardening and Farming, the Original Community Building Efforts

September 25, 2018

Amid new technologies and ways of creating connections, a community garden harkens back to the shared task which gave rise to communities in the first place. The 10,000-year-old idea of...

Creating Healthy Communities Through Inclusive Civic Engagement

August 23, 2018

The National Civic League invites you to apply for the All-America City Award – the nation’s most prestigious community award, now in its 70th year. The AAC Award offers the...

2018 League – RWJF Health Equity Award Winner!

May 28, 2018

The National Civic League is proud to announce the winners of this year’s Health Equity Award: Angela Bannerman Ankoma and Sharon Conard Wells, of the Sankofa Initiative in Providence, RI....

Health Equity Track Workshop Spotlight

April 29, 2018

Healthy, thriving communities use all sectors to make better health possible for all residents. This track will focus on creating a complete picture of health, from physical environments and planning...

Need more reasons to register now for the #NCLG2018? See our full line-up for the Youth and Education Track.

April 3, 2018

Explore strategies and programs that create spaces for youth to be leaders in the community. Go in-depth on creative partnerships and opportunities to foster learning opportunities outside of the school...

Receive $3,000 For Your Work in Promoting Health Equity

February 28, 2018

Across the country, men and women are tirelessly working to improve health outcomes for those most impacted by health disparities. Together with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the National Civic...

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