Pre-Register for Heating Assistance Program
Home heating costs can be a large expense for families in the winter, so the Louisville Metro Community Action Partnership (CAP) will begin accepting pre-registration heating assistance applications on Monday, October 6, 2014. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides financial assistance to help income eligible citizens pay utility bills.
Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Multiple Services in September
Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free events and workshops for the entire family in September including career-readiness training for women, two youth empowerment series, several healthy cooking classes, credit and debt counseling plus much more. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.
Bank On Louisville Celebrates Fourth Anniversary
Mayor Greg Fischer will join local banks and credit unions, and other community partners to celebrate the successful fourth year of Bank On Louisville, an initiative that helps low-to-moderate income families and individuals achieve financial stability and success. The event will take place on Aug. 13 between 10 – 11:30 a.m. at Metro United Way’s Community Room at 334 E. Broadway, 2nd Floor.
Dr. Adia Winfrey, Founder of H.Y.P.E., Visits Louisville
Nationally-recognized founder of H.Y.P.E., Dr. Adia Winfrey, will be in Louisville to share her experiences on how hip hop music empowers young people and discuss her bold, new approach to reach teen clients. H.Y.P.E. -- Healing Young People thru Empowerment -- integrates hip hop culture and psychological theories into a program designed to educate and inspire youth, exposing them to conflict management, violence prevention, strategies for handling peer pressure and other life skills.
Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Nine Back to School Events, and more...
Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer nine back to school events in late July and early August, three educational baby showers, a 12-week course designed to educate, heal, and inspire today’s youth using Hip Hop music plus much more. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.
19 Small Businesses Receive Revolving Loans
Loans totaling nearly $160,000 have been awarded to 19 small businesses to help them expand and create new jobs. The loans are part of a program to support microbusinesses – those with five or fewer employees – created by Louisville Metro Department of Community Services.
Eight Small Businesses in Shawnee Neighborhood Receive Loans to Expand
Loans totaling $71,000 have been awarded to eight small businesses in Louisville's Shawnee Neighborhood to help them expand. The loans are part of a program to support microbusinesses – those with five or fewer employees – created by the Louisville Metro Department of Community Services.