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...]

City Budget Workshop Recap

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Fun fact: did you know it costs the City of South Bend $100,000 to repave a single lane-mile of street? With over 2,200 lane-miles of streets in the City, it would cost over $220 million to repave … [Read more...]

Free workshop on County Tax, Certificate sales Thursday, Aug. 16

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection's 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshop series continues with a workshop on the St Joseph County Tax Sale and Certificate Sale. The free workshop will … [Read more...]

City Budget Process kicks off NLA Workshop Series

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The Neighborhood Resources Connection announces its 2018 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Workshops. The series of four free workshops will help neighborhood leaders, community organizers, or any … [Read more...]

NRC to debut Block Party Toolkit at Best. Week. Ever.

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NRC has a new program in the works! Our Block Party Toolkit is a collection of everything a recognized neighborhood organization needs to host a fun, outdoor (or indoor) neighborhood event. The … [Read more...]