Our Partners

It’s all about collaboration… Listed here are the myriad of statewide organizations and individuals actively involved in the Sustainable Communities Collaborative:

Our Story

The Sustainable Communities Collaborative (SCC)  is the Arizona embodiment of Margaret Mead’s insightful quote: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” For far too long, most of Arizona’s politicians and business leaders did not deviate from our state’s historical “boom […]


The Sustainable Communities Fund incentivizes, leverages, and guides development of equitable Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) in areas served by high capacity transit. The Fund was initially capitalized at $20 million thanks to Local Initiatives Support Corp. (LISC) and Raza Development Fund (RDF). This initial $20 million investment helped make possible dozens of residential and commercial developments […]