Community Leadership

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Working Together


Helping citizen groups stay focused, work together and take action that benefits their communities.


Community Engagement Academy

Teaching innovative and proven techniques that reach and engage all New Hampshire residents.

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Community Engagement event

Community Profiles

Provides an opportunity for communities to affirm strengths, identify opportunities for change, envision a vibrant future, create action plans.

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Skills for Community Volunteers & Leaders

Helping citizen groups stay focused, work together and take action that benefits their communities.

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Community leadership workshop

Articles

The concept of Victory Gardens began in World War II, when Americans were encouraged to grow backyard gardens to help ease pressured supply chains and... Learn More
From rural innovation to group facilitation, CED wins accolades at national conference
Extension staff took home two major awards at the 2022 National Association for Community Development Extension Professionals (NACDEP) Conference held... Learn More
An Interview with Karen Bassett of the New England Coffee Festival
Stepping Up the Granite examines the intersection of tourism, community development, and quality of life through interviews with New Hampshire people ... Learn More

Resources

In the summer of 2020, the Town of Derry began the process of engaging the community to determine the future of Hood Park. Goals included creating a c... Learn More
Virtual meetings provide an opportunity to gather people in different locations easily. However, it is important for meeting hosts and participants to... Learn More
Why Reach Out and Engage Your Community?

Healthy communities have an active and engaged citizenry. There are many ways to engage. Civic... Learn More
There are many ways to engage your community. Communities can consider forums, storytelling, posters  and many other ways to get more people involved ... Learn More
Why reach out and engage your local community?

Healthy communities have an active and engaged citizenry. There are many ways to engage.... Learn More
Being part of an action group working on a community-defined project can be extremely rewarding. It can also present many challenges, including those ... Learn More