CalFresh Healthy Living
This program supports healthy, active and nourished lifestyles by teaching Californians about good nutrition and how to stretch their food dollars, while also building partnerships in communities to make the healthy choice, the easy choice.
Neighborhood Engagement Workshop Series
This is a forum for City Departments, outside agencies and neighborhood leaders to share education and information on topics of interest to community members.
Neighborhood Outdoor Movie Nights
The Neighborhood Outdoor Movie Night program provides outdoor theater equipment to residents for an opportunity to bring community together in the place that matters most to them – their neighborhoods. This equipment can be checked out “free of charge” to residents who wish to bring their community together and also provides an opportunity for City staff to engage with residents to share information on programming and other events as well.
Our Riverside Our Neighborhoods
This is a citizen led visioning and action-oriented planning process where residents create neighborhood strategies for the future of their neighborhoods.
Neighbor Fest is an event created to share the Asset-Based Community Development approach that celebrates neighborhood treasures and builds community to create positive change within neighborhoods. This event is a precursor to the Neighborhood Visioning & Strategy Creation.
Neighborhood Visioning & Strategy Creation
Neighborhood Visioning & Strategy Creation is a resident lead approach.
Resident Leadership Training
This program guides participants in discovering their individual gifts and teaches them how to apply their leadserhip style to building community in their neighborhoods.
Small Sparks Neighborhood Matching Grants
The Small Sparks Neighborhood Matching Grant program supports resident-led projects throughout the city. Small Sparks provides funding to match community contributions of volunteer labor, donated professional services/materials, or cash donations in support of neighborhood-based projects.