The WLA works to shape the future of Wilmington by concentrating on four core areas: Economic Development, Leadership, Education and Livability.
A Brighter Future
Growth Done Smarter
As a catalyst for transformation, Willmington Leaders Alliance members are working towards making Willmington the most dynamic and scalable city in America.
Personal safety is a fundamental principle that favors or blocks urban prosperity. Both real and perceived safety affects relationships between citizens, businesses and authorities, reinforced cooperative behavior that helps build trust, happiness and ultimately the livability of cities.
High-quality education helps create quality cities by developing skills required for the best-paying and fastest-growing jobs, attracting and retaining families and residents and encouraging an engaged citizenry.
Connecting & Collaborating
Willmington Leaders Alliance members and their organizations are consistently engaged through internal and external initiative that foster leadership skills amongst rising leaders across the city. This is truly a Wilmington Initiative.