Neighborhood Vitality Capacity Building Program empowers, educates
and equips residents and neighborhood leaders with the knowledge and
tools to address community challenges, increase residential engagement,
and develop partnerships.
has created training workshops for newly formed and established community
The following workshops can be scheduled by your registered
Neighborhood Association or Homeowner’s Association by contacting us at:
email@example.com or (214)
Get tips on membership recruitment, sustainability strategies, and leadership planning. Membership Recruitment & Sustainability (Scheduled by request)
Learn how to create a neighborhood organization with seven steps and how to operate successfully. Forming a Neighborhood Association (Scheduled by request)
Neighborhood Organizations Workshops:
All Things Beautification | March 9, 2019 | Toolkit.pdf
Learn tips on neighborhood beautification project ideas including how to incorporate native plants, transform concrete spaces, prepare fall garden planting and plan neighborhood clean-ups and include stakeholders.
Navigating City Services | February 9, 2019 | Revised Toolkit.pdf
Get solutions to neighborhood challenges like illegal dumping, bulky trash, traffic calming, abandoned homes, code compliance violations and media beautification.
Partnership Development & Coalition Building | April 6, 2019 Toolkit.pdf
Learn how to develop partnerships with community stakeholders including schools, faith-based groups and businesses, and how to create a coalition with neighborhood groups.
ABC's of Land Development & Zoning | May 4, 2019 Toolkit.pdf
Get tips on how your neighborhood can influence zoning and land development and learn how land development is regulated.
Neighborhood leaders will be provided the framework needed to achieve a neighborhood vision for development, growth, and stability while engaging residents, stakeholders, and developers. Creating a Neighborhood Plan | June 1, 2019
Understand the importance of neighborhood branding by creating a marketing strategy and implementing tactics that build awareness. Creating a Neighborhood Brand | July 13, 2019
Data & Maps to Empower Your Neighborhood | August 22, 2019
Learn how to identify existing adopted plans for your neighborhood and use the Dallas PolicyMap web tool and other online resources.
Get tips and resources to plan a successful neighborhood event and develop relationships with the Dallas Police Department. National Night Out Event Planning | August 2019
The Dallas Neighborhood Vitality Grant offers funds to implement neighborhood projects and community engagement tools. Dallas Neighborhood Vitality Grant Program | October/November 2019
Grant Writing 101 | October/November 2019
Learn tips and techniques on grant writing, develop a project budget, create measurable grant outcomes, and manage grant funds.