Global Communities is working the Floreciente neighborhood of Moline, IL with funding from the John Deere Foundation. Floreciente was chosen for this program because of its proximity to two John Deere facilities. Global Communities is engaging residents of Floreciente to reinvigorate the historic neighborhood and improve the quality of life of its residents using the same participatory approaches to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that have been successful in John Deere-funded programs already underway in Brazil and India.
The specific objectives of the Flourishing Communities program in Moline are to:
To learn more, visit the Flourishing Communities website.