Developed by Seabourne Consulting, experts in Commons Good Thamara LaBrousse, Tracey-Ann Anthony, and Tamara Wadley of Miami Gardens

Commons Good Thamara LaBrousse, Tracey-Ann Anthony, and Tamara Wadley of Miami Gardens

photo credit Live Healthy Miami Gardens

“The City of Miami Gardens was incorporated in 2003 out of a quest for self-determination that unfolded as a six-year citizen advocacy campaign to form a new municipality in north Miami-Dade County where residents had grown increasingly concerned about declining quality of life.” As the city continued to develop, Live Healthy Miami Gardens was seeded in 2014 as a Collective Impact Initiative to drive citywide changes that would measurably improve the health of people who live, work and play in the City of Miami Gardens.

Listen in as Thamara, Tracey-Ann and Tamara share how a community advocacy campaign laid the foundation for building structures and supports to sustain meaningful community led decision making. Miami Gardens has created a culture where the community starts with its assets, grows the capacity of residents to lead, and has developed a practice of stewardship.



Listen in as Thamara, Tracey-Ann and Tamara share how a community advocacy campaign laid the foundation for building structures and supports to sustain meaningful community led decision making. Miami Gardens has created a culture where the 


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