What does it mean and take to thrive in my city and how can I contribute?

Thriving Cities is a group of unconventional urbanists committed to equipping people and communities to answer these questions through its distinctive Human Ecology Framework for community wealth and wellbeing.

Thriving Cities provides both insights and resources for an array of institutions and stakeholders, including foundations, planners and designers, municipal leaders, arts organizations, religious communities, developers, educators, community health providers, businesses, scholars and academic institutions, non-profits, and residents.

Thriving Cities is an initiative of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Culture at the University of Virginia.

Click here to watch an animated video about our approach!