Dayton Inspires

Dayton Inspires is a grassroots community volunteer organization dedicated to shining a light on what makes us proud to be Daytonians. For us, this is about more than just nice words and pictures, it's about rolling up our sleeves, uniting people, and getting the dirty work done.
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Our Mission

We aim to inspire Dayton by bringing together our culturally diverse city to unite in a common goal. Recognizing what makes Dayton amazing while working hard to make it better. From large scale neighborhood clean ups, to our murals, and social media leadership. We offer a wide array of opportunities for you to show the world what makes Dayton great.
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Show Your Dayton Pride

Dayton Inspires offers apparel and other gear to raise funds for our cleanups, murals, and initiatives, as well as for other Dayton-positive non-profits and groups. Subscribe to receive early notification to Dayton Inspire's apparel sales and more.

Making a difference

Our Sponsors

Dayton Inspires is a grassroots volunteer-based effort. It would not be possible without the contributions of local businesses, and we thank them immensely. We’re always looking for new participants and ideas though, so please get in touch.
Keep Montgomery County Beautiful logo
Downtown Dayton Partnership logo
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Vectren logo
Data Yard logo logo
Ashley's Pastry Shop logo
Boston Stoker logo
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Coldwell Banker logo
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Miami Valley Life Alliance logo