100 best communities

100 Best Communities for Young People 2012

September 13, 2012

In a celebration of America’s young people and the communities most dedicated to helping local youth graduate from high school, America’s Promise Alliance has announced the 2012 list of 100 Best Communities for Young People presented by ING. In 2011, more than 300 communities in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., were nominated for the competition.

The 2012 winners were chosen from a pool of more than 320 nominees from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. They hail from 42 states, which is a record for the competition. Learn more about the winners and the competition below!