List of Communities

To date, the following communities have joined the GradNation Communities Network. These communities are committed to the GradNation goals and collective action to deliver the needed supports to increase graduation rates and improve readiness for college and work.
 

ALABAMA

  • Anniston
  • Birmingham 
  • Clarke County
  • Mobile

ALASKA

  • Anchorage

ARIZONA

  • Phoenix
  • Pima County

ARKANSAS

  • Little Rock
  • Osceola

CALIFORNIA

  • Berkeley
  • Chula Vista
  • Compton
  • Fresno
  • Los Angelos
  • Oakland
  • Richmond
  • Sacramento
  • San Bernardino
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco
  • San Joaquin County
  • Silicon Valley
  • Sonoma County
  • Vetura County

COLORADO

  • Adams County
  • Aurora
  • Colorado Springs
  • Brighton
  • Denver

CONNECTICUT

  • Norwalk
  • Hartford

DELAWARE

  • Seaford
  • Wilmington

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

  • Washington, DC - DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative
  • Washington, DC - Raise DC

FLORIDA

  • Apopka
  • Jacksonville
  • Miami
  • Orlando
  • Sarasota
  • South Florida
  • St. Petersburg
  • Tampa/Hillsborough County

GEORGIA

  • Atlanta
  • Savannah

IDAHO

  • Caldwell
  • Coeur d’Alene
  • Meridian

ILLINOIS

  • Bloomington-Normal
  • Chicago

INDIANA

  • Gary
  • Valparaiso

IOWA

  • Des Moines
  • Dubuque

KANSAS

  • Geary County

KENTUCKY

  • Berea
  • Jackson County
  • Knox County
  • Louisville Metro/Jefferson County
  • Northeast Kentucky

LOUISIANA

  • New Orleans

MAINE

  • Portland

MARYLAND

  • Baltimore
  • State of Maryland
  • Salisbury/Wicomico County
  • Prince George's County

MASSACHUSETTS

  • Bedford
  • Cambridge
  • Malden
  • Springfield
  • Somerville

MICHIGAN

  • Detroit - Detroit Clark Park/Osborn Promise Neighborhoods
  • Detroit  - Metro Detroit
  • Flint
  • Grand Rapids
  • Iosco County
  • River Rouge

MINNESOTA

  • Duluth
  • Minneapolis
  • St. Paul

MISSISSIPPI

  • Jackson  - Jackson's Promise Coalition
  • Jackson - Lanier High School Feeder Pattern
  • Moss Point
  • Stoneville

MISSOURI

  • Columbia
  • Kansas City
  • St. Louis

NEBRASKA

  • Boys Town
  • Omaha

NEVADA

  • Las Vegas

NEW JERSEY

  • Camden
  • Elizabeth
  • Newark

NEW MEXICO

  • Albuquerque
  • Las Cruces
  • Santa Fe

NEW YORK

  • Astoria
  • Buffalo
  • Long Island
  • Rochester

NORTH CAROLINA

  • Asheville
  • Charlotte
  • Durham
  • Kinston
  • Wilmington

OHIO

  • Akron
  • Columbus
  • Cuyahoga County/Cleveland
  • Dayton
  • Loraine County
  • Norwood
  • Toledo

OKLAHOMA

  • Ardmore
  • Oklahoma City
  • Tulsa

OREGON

  • Portland – Self Enhancement, Inc
  • Portland – All Hands Raised

PENNSYLVANIA

  • Erie
  • Philadelphia
  • Pittsburgh

RHODE ISLAND

  • Central Falls 
  • Providence

SOUTH CAROLINA

  • Beaufort County
  • Charleston
  • Columbia
  • Greenville
  • Saluda County
  • Summerville

TENNESSEE

  • Chattanooga
  • Memphis
  • Nashville

TEXAS

  • Austin
  • Corpus Christi
  • Dallas
  • Fort Worth
  • Houston/Harris County

UTAH

  • Salt Lake City

VIRGINIA

  • Hampton
  • Norfolk
  • Prince George County
  • Richmond
  • South Hampton Roads

WASHINGTON

  • Bellevue
  • La Crosse
  • Seattle/Tacoma

WEST VIRGINIA

  • Charleston

WISCONSIN

  • Milwaukee

 

(Updated August 11, 2015)