Hopa Mountain
Hopa Mountain invests in rural and tribal citizen leaders who are improving education, ecological health, and economic development.


Citizen Leaders


Working together, we can create communities where our children and grandchildren live and prosper. 

Do you have an innovative idea to improve your community? Discover how you can move ideas towards action by engaging your community.


To get started:

Step 1: Organize a community meeting.

Step 2: Design an innovative project plan.

Step 3: Move to Action.

Step 4: Record and communicate your progress.

Step 5:  Assess and sustain your progress.


Take an “asset-based” approach – building blocks for positive innovations come from valuing the best of what already is.

To start, download the Community Innovation Guide.