South Bend making largest parks investment in city’s history

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On Wednesday, the City of South Bend unveiled My South Bend Parks & Trails, a holistic overhaul of the South Bend parks system. This plan is a combination of park, trail, and riverfront upgrades … [Read more...]

Application review is underway for Neighborhood Leadership Academy

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See that photo? You call that coffee. We call it "application review juice." :) Thanks to everyone who applied for the Neighborhood Leadership Academy! Now comes the hard part for our … [Read more...]

Our People, Our Houses, Our Neighborhoods

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100 Homes for 500 Families initiative seeks to “develop without displacement” Neighborhood Resources Connection was in attendance Wednesday evening as approximately 60 people filled the WUBS … [Read more...]

For Better or Verse: Neighborhood Leadership Academy Graduate Reclaims Park with Shakespeare

The Fremont Youth Foundation also advocated for the city’s investment of over $200,000 in a new splash pad for Fremont Park. Kim Clowers (left of center, in yellow) celebrates the splash pad’s grand opening on June 17, 2017.  Photo: @PeteButtigieg.

For South Bend’s Fremont Park neighborhood, 2014 was a year of tragedies. “There were several murders here, back to back to back,” says Kim Clowers, who has lived near the northwest … [Read more...]

Roundtable Recap: tips from South Bend Police

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Thanks to South Bend police officers for their community policing insights at June's Neighborhood Roundtable, where South Bend neighborhood leaders meet quarterly to discuss issues and share ideas. A … [Read more...]

July 8: Neighborhood Leadership Academy city budget workshop

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Be sure to register now for a July 8 workshop offered through NRC's Neighborhood Leadership Academy! This session is focused on how South Bend's budget process works, and what it means for our … [Read more...]

New Engaging Youth, Engaging Neighborhoods video

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Watch the new Engaging Youth Engaging Neighborhoods video from our friends Owen, Autumn and Forest at University of Notre Dame! Click anywhere on the image to launch the video. … [Read more...]

Tickets on sale for Tapas & Tango 2017!

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It's time for the April 29 fundraiser at the Hall at St. Peters, 915 N. Ironwood Drive, featuring Spanish Heart with Bryan Edington, and dancers Carolynn Hine-Edington and Vlad Sorokin. There's great … [Read more...]

2017 Neighborhood Leadership Academy Info

The Far Northwest Neighborhood Association shows off their 2016 achievements.

Do you want to become more involved in your South Bend neighborhood? Find out how, and learn how NRC programs like Neighborhood Leadership Academy can help provide you with tools to help you be … [Read more...]

NRC thanks The Pokagon Fund

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Neighborhood Resources Connection is pleased to honor The Pokagon Fund for its funding support of the NRC mission. The grant funding is used to advance a new model of the Neighborhood Leadership … [Read more...]