Areas of Activity
Redevelopment projects currently focus on restoring homes throughout the neighborhood to provide homeownership options for low-income individuals and families. During these projects, volunteers also learn how to make home repairs and efficiency/weatherization upgrades. Click here for more details.
South Bend Park Initiative
We are excited to start the reforestation initiative of our neighborhood park! With the help of Katheryn Kolb and Jessica Muhammad from EcoAddendum as well as Terry Sutton from Cascade Springs Forestry, South Bend will receive improvements such as new trail designs and removal of invasive plants.
Children's Community Garden
Once a week children will learn how to grow their own foods during planting and growing seasons. This year, we will partner with the South Bend Center for Arts & Culture to enroll students. View further details here.
Our education activities help residents learn more about:
Participants will be educated on homeownership options and mentored until they successfully purchase a house of their own. Guest instructors include Invest Atlanta and Resources for Residents and Communities (RRC).