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Single mom risked homelessness before 'saved' by NeighborWorks member
1/13/2017
Single mom risked homelessness before 'saved' by NeighborWorks member
Many of us are only one crisis away from being homeless. Fortunately, this single mom got the immediate help she needed and how has a secure home.
Affordable housing comes to affluent New Hampshire community
1/13/2017
Affordable housing comes to affluent New Hampshire community
How do you incorporate affordable housing into an affluent community in a way that is welcomed by all? A NeighborWorks member from New Hampshire shows how.
Isolated by loss, this senior finds new meaning through community
1/12/2017
Isolated by loss, this senior finds new meaning through community
Seniors living at home alone after the death or move of loved ones can easily slip into depression. But Nevada HAND’s independent-living community helps them re-connect and offer their skills to others.
Building a community of youth leaders
1/11/2017
Building a community of youth leaders
In 1998, the Orlando Neighborhood Improvement Corp. recognized a need in the community: Many of the after-school programs simply didn't meet the needs of the city's at-risk youth. So the ONIC Resident Services Program sought partners to help develop alternate after-school options.
Leadership Institute inspires seniors
1/10/2017
Leadership Institute inspires seniors
Mary Richards not only attended the three-day Community Leadership Institute with her friend but came away motivated at the prospect of inspiring others to work together and create a sense of community.
Senior citizens get fit while chair sitting
1/10/2017
Senior citizens get fit while chair sitting
When you’re elderly and not in the habit of exercising, the thought of getting in shape at this stage of life can be intimidating. But a NeighborWorks member in Pennsylvania has found a way to help seniors get fit while sitting in their chairs.
New-business support program in rural Maine helps jump start local-...
1/9/2017
New-business support program in rural Maine helps jump start local-food hub
Maine program to support business start-ups helps boost the community economy while making healthy, local foods accessible to residents.
After a disaster, transforming neighborhoods into more resilient co...
1/6/2017
After a disaster, transforming neighborhoods into more resilient communities
In 2011 a tornado struck Tuscaloosa, Alabama, completely leveling businesses and residential communities. The city began the difficult task of finding housing for their most vulnerable residents.
The Sankofa Initiative: A multicultural approach to feeding and hou...
1/5/2017
The Sankofa Initiative: A multicultural approach to feeding and housing a community
Providence's West End neighborhood, a culturally and economically diverse community, is populated by mostly low-income and moderate-income households, over 38 percent of whom are immigrants. Access to healthy food, social services and support was limited until West Elmwood Housing Development Corporation and its partners addressed issues in the neighborhood.
NeighborWorks member helps divorced father and son find new home
1/5/2017
NeighborWorks member helps divorced father and son find new home
When a divorce or other crisis occurs, all sorts of help is needed to help the involved family members stabilize and flourish. This NeighborWorks member in Hawaii helped a divorced dad and his son find, finance and move into their own home.
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