There are days when my husband and I will go outside for a stroll and end up at an impromptu neighborhood gathering on the sidewalk. I love this. It’s the sort of thing you just can’t plan. But if you keep showing up and reaching out to your neighbors, this sense of community in your neighborhood happens organically.
With so many positive benefits, we could all stand to strengthen our neighborhood ties. Here’s a month’s worth of strategies for building community in your neighborhood.