• National Parent Leadership Institute

  • National Parent Leadership Institute

  • National Parent Leadership Institute

Parent Leadership for a healthy democracy.


NPLI exists to coordinate and increase the civic skills and impact of diverse parents at home, in the neighborhood, and in public policy to improve child and community outcomes.

Unique Value Proposition

The NPLI represents a pioneer in developing the field of parent leadership and differentiates itself by embracing a cross-race, cross-class, parent-informed and pro-social learning approach to building parents as a constituency for community and recognizing children as the beneficiaries.

News you can use.

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Census 2020 Resources

NPLI collaborated with their parent leadership initiative partners and parents to develop a Census 2020 Toolkit to inform, inspire and [...]


Turning the page.

As we reflect on 2019, we recognize the gains, big and small, accomplishing our goals to carry out the vision [...]


Taking on the Myth of Thanksgiving by Jaclyn Roessel

Did you know that November is #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth? As you spend time with family and reflect on this season of giving thanks, [...]

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“PLTI is probably one of the most important investments of your time to make, to make a difference, not only for you children if you have…. And for the children of where you live at.”


Francoise Cham, Miami Florida

Parent Leader, Facilitator

“It takes a village to raise a child, we are that community and we have to come together period….the first day of class, it changes everything, you’re able to really see why you’re here.”


Lenesha Anderson, Vallejo California

Parent Leader