Community Land Trust (CLT) in Santa Ana
THRIVE intends to raise the standard of community involvement in planning, neighborhood design, and local governance decisions. Dedicated to building community wealth and healthy neighborhoods through land stewardship and multi-generational resident leadership, THRIVE was founded by local organizations and residents with over 50 years combined experience in resident-led initiatives: working with community members on neighborhood needs assessments, analyzing data, and promoting dialogue between residents and the City about local, unmet needs in development -- affordable housing, micro-farms, parks, farmer markets, local small businesses, and others.
What is CLT?
CLT is a nonprofit corporation that develops and stewards project as, affordable housing, community gardens, civic buildings, commercial spaces, and other community assets on behalf of a community.
THRIVE intends to raise the standard of community involvement in planning, neighborhood design, and local government decisions through its consistent input with local residents.
We are committed to developing all programs that benefit the community, including affordable housing, open space, park, community garden, community facilities and other need for our community.
News of THRIVE
City of Santa Ana approved an Agreement with THRIVE Santa Ana to develop our first project, Walnut and Daisy Micro-farm on community land!
Lo logramos! Gracias a la participación constante y creativa de residentes, y el apoyo de grupos comunitarios y organizaciones, anoche se aprobó un acuerdo con la Ciudad de Santa Ana para desarrollar el primer terreno comunitario de THRIVE Santa Ana!
Queda mucho trabajo por hacer, pero ya podemos celebrar la aprobación de un contrato de 99 años! Necesitamos su apoyo para demostrar a la Ciudad como impulsar un desarrollo económico incluyente, desde abajo, basado en los talentos y la visión de la comunidad local.
* Vean aqui nuestra convocatoria RFQ, si están interesadxs en entregar una propuesta para la Micro-Granja Comunitaria de Walnut y Daisy, u ofrecer su experiencia a la comunidad!
* Marquen en sus calendarios para el 7 de abril, una celebración de esta victoria comunitaria!
We did it! Thank you to the constant, creative participation of local residents, the collaboration of community groups and organizations, last night the City of Santa Ana approved an Agreement with THRIVE Santa Ana to develop our first project on community land!
There is much work ahead; for now we can celebrate the approval of a 99-year Lease! We need your help to demonstrate to the City how to build inclusive economic development, from the ground up, based on the local community’s talents and vision.
* See here our Request for Qualifications if you’re interested in submitting a proposal for the Walnut and Daisy Mirco-Farm, or if you’re interested in offering your experience to the community!
* Mark your calendars for April 7th — A celebration of this community win!