Your Giving Tuesday gift to NRC can be tripled!

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NRC is the only nonprofit organization in South Bend dedicated to improving the quality of life in South Bend neighborhoods by helping neighbors build better neighborhoods from the inside. On … [Read more...]

NRC hosts Trivia Around the Bend Friday, Nov. 16

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An evening of fun and fun facts about South Bend and other topics! Join Neighborhood Resources Connection  and fellow neighbors for a fun evening of friendly competition and connection building … [Read more...]

Free Workshop Nov. 15: the Alphabet Soup of Community Development

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection's 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshop series continues with a workshop on The Alphabet Soup of Community Development. The free workshop will be … [Read more...]

North Shore Triangle neighbors turn Idea Board thoughts into Focus Areas

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At their association's Annual Potluck on September 23, North Shore Triangle neighbors shared their ideas for a better neighborhood on NRC's new "Idea Board," a giant, portable outdoor whiteboard that … [Read more...]

Grow your Association using Neighborhood Surveys

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In Spring of 2018, participants in NRC's Advanced Neighborhood Leadership Academy heard how the best recruiting methods for your Association aren't just advertising your meetings, but asking … [Read more...]

Free workshop on “Good Neighbor Law” – Thursday, Oct. 18.

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection's 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshop series continues with a workshop on Good Neighbor Law. The free workshop will be held on Thursday, October 18 … [Read more...]

A (followup) message from NRC regarding City budget

Dear supporter of South Bend neighborhoods, Since our founding as an advisory board working with the City of South Bend in 1993, NRC has always been passionate about helping South Bend neighbors … [Read more...]

Free Workshop on TIFs, CDCs, and CDBGs Thurs., Sept. 20

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection's 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshop series continues with a workshop on The Alphabet Soup of Community Development: TIFs, CDCs, and CDBGs. The free … [Read more...]

Are neighborhood association meetings public forums? Yes and no.

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Tuesday, Aug. 21, 1:20 p.m.: NRC just spoke to Conrad Damian, the President of the SOAR neighborhood association, and asked what SOAR's policy is on attendance/participation by non-members at what … [Read more...]

Neighborhood Resources Connection awards technical assistance grant to Near West Side, Kennedy Park neighborhood associations

Members of the Near West Side and Kennedy Park neighborhood associations also cross-promoted their organizations at the Treasure Hunt North event in July.

Organizations will co-host diversity and inclusion workshop Saturday, August 18 South Bend, Ind. -- Saturday morning, residents of two very different neighborhoods will come together to better … [Read more...]