Partnerships and Pilot Programs
Training and technical assistance to municipal leaders across the U.S. in partnership with National League of Cities to create nature-rich cities and improved nature access for low-income communities.
Demonstration project at the Sun Ray Library in St. Paul, MN to foster library-based community engagement in nearby parks through family activities, literacy connections, urban greening efforts, and Natural Leaders youth development.
A project to develop a national platform to scale up the transformation of schoolyards to create access to green space for the health and well-being for children, families, and communities across the U.S.
A platform for creating and supporting affinity groups that help movement leaders and supporters connect with like-minded peers to share and develop ideas and learn what others are doing around the world
Training and support for the C&NN network of Grassroots Leaders, who are leading or launching campaigns to connect children with nature in more than one hundred regions across the world.
Training and support for the Natural Leaders Network, youth leaders ages 18-29, who are working in communities across the world to create impact in engaging the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts and environmental stewards.
Training and support for Natural Families and Nature Clubs for Families, serving over 35,000 families who are engaging in frequent active outdoor time together.
A youth-inspired, youth-led initiative to rally people of all ages to play, serve and celebrate time in nature through creating community events.