Community Leadership Institute

Strengthening the voices and skills of community, resident and volunteer leaders

chuck CLIThe Community Leadership Institute (CLI) is an invitation-only, three-day training event that aims to strengthen the voices and skills of community, resident and volunteer leaders. It helps to sharing best practices and solutions to challenges in low- and moderate-income communities. 

Participants from around the country attend in small teams from communities served by NeighborWorks Network organizations and their partners. They attend a full range of courses and each participating team creates an action planfor making positive change in their community. Many CLI projects are eligible for $2,000 grants from NeighborWorks America.

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Questions? Call us at (800) 438-5547 or e-mail us at training@nw.org

Sample CLI Project: Avenue Community Development Corporation, Houston, Texas

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