We're Neighborhood Leadership Institute.

We exist to provide leadership training and resources to individuals in Greater Cleveland's diverse communities, to improve the quality of life for neighborhood residents. Our services and grassroots-based network empower our participants to apply their skills through collective engagement, advocacy and action to positively impact their communities.


Tim Smith would like you to try something new. It’s a little green shoot with two bright, fleshy leaves that he’s just cut free from a tray carpeted with them. They’re sunflower sprouts, and they’re in season right now at the farm he founded, Community Greenhou… Read More