Find information to help you with the nuts & bolts of running a neighborhood association and planning neighborhood events and projects.
Applying for Grants [pdf/2p]
Tips and guidelines on applying for grants to help fund community projects & initiatives.
Creating a SMART Community Action Plan [pdf/1p]
Use the SMART method to create an action plan that promotes increases efficiency and accountability within an organization.
Developing a Proposal with VMOSA [pdf/2p]
Guidelines for writing a project proposal that encourages participation and attracts financial support. VMOSA stands for Vision, Mission, Objectives and Action.
Hosting a Community Meeting That POPS [pdf/1p]
How to lay the foundation for productive meetings.
Neighborhood Assessments [pdf/6p]
Making a thorough neighborhood assessment is the first step to effectively addressing community needs and improving quality of life. Includes a form to guide your assessment.
Neighborhood Associations [pdf/2p]
Information on the benefits of organizing your neighborhood.
Planning a Community Day Event [pdf/3p]
Pointers for planning a successful community event, including an event checklist and budget form.
Think Before You Link [pdf/1p]
Social media -- used correctly -- is a great way to communicate information about events, meetings, and projects.
Meeting Sign-In Sheet [pdf]
SMART Community Action Plan [pdf]
Community Meeting Agenda [pdf]