Category: NeighborWorks America

Feria de Salud en la Iglesia Bautista de Lake Trafford

Grupos comunitariosse unieron a Rural Neighborhoods el sabado 16 de Abril para ofrecer una Feria de Salud gratis en la Iglesia Bautista de Lake Trafford. Apróximadamente asistieron 130 adultos y niños, recibieron vacunas y exámenes de salud gratis de parte del departamento de Salud y Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida. Los asistentes tuvieron la oportunidad… Read more »

Los Participantes Aprenden Como Utilizar la Computadora y Mejorar Sus Conocimientos Financieros

Los participantes aprenden a manejar la computadora y al mismo tiempo se les enseña nuevas formas de como manejar su dinero. La clase es ofrecida a través de Rural Neighborhoods y HELP, fue iniciada por algunos de los estudiantes graduados de Rural Neighborhoods Academia de Liderazgo durante la cual los estudiantes manifestaron la necesidad de… Read more »

Handmade Immokalee

Fashion designer Gwendolyn Gleason is teaching Immokalee residents to sew. Each Tuesday afternoon, a group of women, some of whom have never sewed before, attend her class to develop their sewing skills. Many women use the skills to make or repair clothes for their families, while others already sew for friends and are seeking ways… Read more »

Fordham University Students Benefit Immokalee

Fordham University students partnered with Rural Neighborhoods to help an Immokalee resident with some much-needed yard work. The nine students spent four hours trimming bushes and spreading dirt to level her yard and make it safer for walking. They also helped remove old fence posts and install supports for a new fence to help keep… Read more »

Residents of Eden Park-Esperanza Place Celebrate “Music, Murals and Arts”

Over 50 parents and children joined Rural Neighborhoods as it kicked off its Eden Park-Esperanza Place neighborhood revitalization initiative in Immokalee with a festival on Saturday, June 13, 2015. The festival, titled “Music, Murals and Arts”, included the installation of a cultural mural painted by Miami-based artist Carlos Salgado at the Carl J. Kuehner Community… Read more »

NeighborWorks Week

Join us for BBQ on Friday, June 13th at 12:00 Noon as Rural Neighborhoods launches the new Steven Mainster Youth Enrichment Center during our NeighborWorks Week 2014 celebration at Everglades Village. The brightly colored 3,692 square foot structure designed by local architect Ron Dorris and financed by USDA Rural Development will offer neighborhood children and… Read more »