Shawnee Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area (NRSA)
The Shawnee Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area (NRSA), dubbed “Shine on Shawnee”, calls for renovating up to 115 homes over five years, and targeting economic development through CSR’s microbusiness program.
Community Service and Revitalization held three informational sessions in the Shawnee neighborhood in early November 2013 and the turnout was great! Shawnee residents can still apply to this program by calling 574-4377 (Option 8).
Please also click here to learn about programs and services targeted to the Shawnee neighborhood, along with an introduction to Teshanna Brown -- a CSR staff member assigned as the Shawnee Liaison.
Shawnee NRSA Microbusiness Initiatives
The Shawnee NRSA Microbusiness program will provide training, technical assistance, and forgivable loans up to $10,000 to help create or expand micro-enterprise businesses (those with 5 employees or less) in the neighborhood. Call Rebecca Brenzel at 574-5866 or Syvoskia Bray-Pope at 574-5168 for more information about loan qualifications.
Upcoming Loan Program Orientation
Thursday, April 24, 2014
5:30 p.m. – Registration
6 to 7 p.m. – Orientation
Northwest Neighborhood Place (Shawnee High School)
4018 West Market Street, Louisville, KY 40212
Learn about the microbusiness revolving loan program and special incentives for businesses located within the Shawnee Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area (NRSA).
RSVP required by clicking here.
For more information contact: 502-574-5866 or 502-574-5168
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