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Author Archives: Maria Brummel
Check out this great write-up about the project happening at the old Paro building! http://www.communityprogress.net/blog/i-community-reimagines-blighted-building-lansing
Don’t forget the Allen Street Farmers Market won’t stop! We’ll move the market inside starting next week, bringing you fresh local produce all winter!
This quarter’s Active Neighboring Café will feature local resources geared toward home repair efforts in our neighborhood featuring: 1) Habitat for Humanity Lansing featuring their “Home Preservation” program 2) the Tuesday Toolmen of the Greater Lansing Housing Coalition 3) the … Continue reading
Allen Market Place Coming Soon!
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) WHAT IS THE VITA PROGRAM? The VITA Program offers free tax help to low- to moderate-income (generally, $49,000 and below) individuals and families. Certified volunteers sponsored by various organizations receive training to help prepare basic tax returns … Continue reading
Active Neighboring Cafe Join us on Thursday evening, November 8, 6:30 – 8:30 at Foster Community Center, Room 213 for a lively, productive session on Place-making. We will be focusing on what place-making is, key elements, and ways to organize … Continue reading
Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development grant awarded to Allen Neighborhood Center!
Allen Neighborhood Center will receive a $188,565 Regional Food System Grant from Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) to support the emerging Allen Street Food Hub. MDARD’s Director Jamie Clover Adams noted that the Michigan projects selected for … Continue reading