Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

National League of Cities Institute Inc.

Washington
$500,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2016

Dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities, the National League of Cities, a national membership organization, works in partnership with 49 state municipal leagues and serves as a resource and advocate for more than 19,000 cities. This two-year grant will enable the National League of Cities Institute for Youth, Education and Families to support mayors in a select number of cities to mobilize and implement a college access and success strategy built on the principles of aligning and strengthening local urban higher education ecosystems.