The CommonAction Center for Creative Engagement is an independent training and professional development organization in the Pacific Northwest.

The “common” in CommonAction reflects our collaborative, community-oriented approach to help you foster and build engagement to reach your goals and achieve your objectives.
The links below will give you a closer look at how we can help you leap beyond your current frontiers. CommonAction works globally and locally to support change—discover how we can support YOU!


  • Community Leadership Institute
  • SoundOut Student Leadership Program
  • Firestarter Youth Empowerment Program
  • Freechild Social Change Institute
  • HeartSpace Personal Engagement Classes

CommonAction partners with organizations to build engagement where they are at. More than 300 K-12 schools, nonprofits, foundations, government agencies and international NGOs across the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and Brazil have brought our staff in to motivate, train, develop, evaluate and consult their operations. Contact us to learn more.