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Corporate Partners Program

Program Overview

Program Overview

The NLC Corporate Partners Program promotes the exchange of ideas between corporate leaders and leaders of America's cities. NLC Partners are provided with increased visibility and interaction with influential city leaders from 19,000 cities in 50 states.

Partner with NLC to:

  • Gain direct connection to city leaders
  • Become a thought leader
  • Share your expertise and solutions to create stronger cities


2018 Corporate Partner Leadership Council Roster


Engagement Opportunities

Click here to learn more about our Corporate Partners Program


Levels of Partnership

Showcase your commitment to cities and set your organization or company apart as an NLC Corporate Partner. Beyond traditional sponsorship, joining NLC as a Corporate Partner provides a unique venue for strengthening your understanding of the issues and trends facing our nation’s cities, engaging on issues that are important to your organization, and building lasting relationships with elected and career officials, as well as with others in the business community and NLC staff.

Levels of Partnership


For more information, please contact Lauren Bradley at

Capstone Partners

Capstone Corporate Partners

Capstone Corporate Partners are NLC’s premier partners, providing the highest level of financial and in-kind resources to support the organization’s mission.









Socrata Starbucks
Strada Wells Fargo


Executive and Associate Partners

Executive Corporate Partners

Executive Corporate Partners provide significant corporate involvement in substantive programs that further the mission of NLC.


Aetna AT&T Bird


Black & Veatch
Cargill Charter Communications


Clear Channel Colonial Life


Crown Castle Enterprise Facebook
Ford HomeAway The Home Depot Foundation


Internet Association
Jacobs Johnson Controls Linkedin
Pepsico Square Suez


Tyler Technologies


U-Haul UHC Walgreens


Waste Management Waymo

Associate Corporate Partners

Associate Corporate Partners are start-ups or new businesses that are growing within their industry with a focus on municipal service.




Enterprise Partners

Enterprise Partners*

The National League of Cities is committed to helping city leaders build better communities. By building strategic marketing partnerships and NLC-branded programs with select private sector companies and not-for-profit organizations, NLC offers products and services that provide value-added solutions and cost savings to cities and their residences. For more information about the Savings and Solutions Programs that our Enterprise Partners offer, please click here

* Becoming an Enterprise Partner is by invitation only.

Build America Mutual


CGI Communications


CVS Caremark


Public Finance Authority Grant Access


Utility Service Partners