Category Archives: Youth Service Corps

Garden-In-A-Box applications now available!

Interested in gardening, but want to start small? Youth Service Corps construct the 2′x2′ cedar garden boxes, deliver them to eligible neighbors, set and plant them, and advise and support neighbors in tending their Garden-In-A-Box as it grows. We intend … Continue reading

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March Volunteer Newsletter

Land an internship on the Eastside this summer. Click on this photo to view Allen Neighborhood Center placements with the following programs: Allen Market Place Allen Street Farmers Market Youth Programs Hunter Park GardenHouse Neighborhood Canvassing Senior Discovery Group Plus, opportunities with … Continue reading

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Thank you, volunteers! — Our 2012 Volunteer Appreciation Video

A look back at all that we’ve accomplished this year. To all who support our programs, thank you! All of the programs of Allen Neighborhood Center are made possible by the generous energy and involvement of our neighbors and community volunteers. … Continue reading

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Active Neighboring News: Wood Window Restoration, Worm Composting, Meeting on School Changes, Money Smart Week, ‘The Land Grant’

Active Neighboring News April 12, 2012 Dear Friends and Neighbors, Our Active Neighboring Café has been rescheduled for Monday, April 30, 7-8:30 pm at Foster Community Center. The topic is Impending School Changes and special guests include Dr. Yvonne Camaal Canul, Interim … Continue reading

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Active Neighboring News: Hello Dolly, Film Festivals, Gardening, Jobs, Recycling and More

Active Neighboring News March 22, 2012 This Week’s Reason for Keeping Eastern High School Open International Baccalaureate Program – Eastern is one of only two (2) Michigan high schools certified for the preK-12th Grade Schools Pathways Program. That has enabled … Continue reading

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Join us this Saturday for our Annual Youth Halloween Party!

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Active Neighboring News: Pumpkin Painting, Blues, Crime Mapping, Restoration, Container Gardening

Dear Friends and Neighbors, If you have some time this Saturday, feel free to stop by our Restoration Works houses anytime between 9 am and 3 pm to help out with painting, insulating, door and trim treatments, and removing waste … Continue reading

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