Cities of Service

Our Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative


ANNOUNCEMENT: Our volunteers made a difference!

DHT; Kettering MADD Cleanup Day 10-26-2013--0179-A-8009Kettering’s annual participation in Make a Difference Day on October 26th, 2013 was a huge success! More than 200 volunteers gave their time and talent to assemble trauma dolls for area hospitals and clean the Indianola neighborhood of yard debris as our Kettering Cares initiative kicks off. We would like to personally thank all of our volunteer groups and individuals who helped make this day a success. You made a difference!

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Our current neighborhood:

The Cities of Service team is happy to announce the 2013 – 2014 neighborhood: Indianola. This neighborhood is south of E. Dorothy lane and east of Wilmington Pike. See map for details.

View our Calendar of Events to learn more about what is in store for this neighborhood!

Calendar of Events


Cities of Service - Kettering Cares logoAbout Kettering Cares

Kettering Cares is our Cities of Service initiative built to use service as a strategy to tackle our most pressing needs – neighborhood revitalization, sustainability, and neighborhood pride. Learn more.

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What is Cities of Service?

Cities of Service is a bipartisan coalition of mayors committed to working together to find new and innovative ways to harness the power of volunteers and address critical city needs. Learn more.

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Our Neighborhoods

Check out what we’ve done so far in our neighborhoods. View our gallery of photos from our past Cities of Service events and our Impact Reports to see what we have accomplished! View more.

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Calendar of Events Check out what Kettering Cares has planned for the Cities of Service year.

Our Community Partners Many individuals and community organizations get together to make this initiative a reality. 

Would you like more information about Kettering Cares and Cities of Service? Feel free to contact the Volunteer Office at 937-296-2434 or email us for more information.