W.K. Kellogg Foundation Leadership Initiative

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation sponsors this initiative to use communications and information technologies to deliver programs which help community leaders improve their decision-making, make use of new resources, and generally work at improving the quality of life in their small towns and rural communities. Programs and tools which are part of the Community Leadership Initiative are available on the following linked pages:

  • Community Development Capacity Index
  • Conflict Management
  • Community Collaborations
  • Community Surveys
  • I-Know
  • Healthy Community Simulation Exercise


U of I logo Community & Economic Development
College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Laboratory for Community and Economic Development

222 Bevier Hall
905 South Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, Illinois 61801

email: LCED@mail.aces.uiuc.edu