We need Volunteers! In its current state, the Near Westside has successfully graduated from the GINI initiative and has formed the Near West Collaborative, which consist of four culturally, economically, and diverse neighborhoods (Hawthorne, We Care, Haughville, and Stringtown). Now known as a Sustainable Community through LISC; Near West Collaborative works as a conduit [Read More]
Creating a Mural in your area! Do you have an abandon home around your house that has been boarded for more than 5 years? Do you have a garage or house that has graffiti all over it? Would you like to do something about it? WE CAN HELP! Near West Collaborative was rewarded [Read More]
This will be a presentation about the results of transportation and bike summits that LISC and INDYCOG have been working on in LISC Sustainable Communities neighborhoods for the past few years. In the report on the summits, each LISC neighborhood will have a map of their desired connectivity improvements, highlights of the meetings, and Quality [Read More]
Community Garden & Fair Join the Haughville, Hawthorne, We Care, and Stringtown neighborhoods for a great opportunity to plant a youth community garden and learn about healthy and sustainable living. FREE HEALTH FAIR AND CARNIVAL On May 11th the community will come together to plant a garden at Friendship West Side Center for Excellence in [Read More]
Now is the time to get your GED. …before January 1, 2014 when the tougher new GED test arrives! Compared with today’s test, the 2014 test will require: Writing 2 essays instead of 1 $120 to test instead of $70 Computer skills, instead of paper and pencil, to mark your answes and type your essay [Read More]
Bicycle Roundup Rescheduled! The New Date will be for MAY 19th. We will be giving away 2 new Bicycles and 75 Helmets! we hope to see you there.