Apr 4 2017 Second Quarterly Park Hill Resource Fair on April 8

Theme:  "Sowing the Seeds of Peace"

Bridges of Hope Neighborhood Place will host its Second Quarterly Community Resource Fair for the Park Hill neighborhood this Saturday, April 8.  Themed “Sowing the Seeds of Peace”, the event will be held at the Park Hill Community Center, 1703 South 13th St. from 12 – 4 p.m.

Mar 31 2017 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Multiple Opportunities to Improve Your Health and Well-Being

Neighborhood Place sites bring together multiple partners in April focused on improving the health and well-being of you and your family including free car seat checks, a smoking cessation class, free HIV screenings, a parent leadership academy, a mobile dental unit and so much more.  To learn more about these services and other opportunities including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Mar 14 2017 Empowerment and Job Fair Day at the Nia Center on March 16

Louisvillians hoping to find a fresh start, help with finances or a new career direction will find a wealth of opportunities at the Empowerment and Job Fair Day on Thursday, March 16.   The event is being held at the Nia Center, 2900 W. Broadway from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Mar 9 2017 Summer Resource Fair for Youth on March 18

Louisville families with children of all ages are invited to a free resource fair showcasing summer activities for children, youth, and families on Saturday, March 18.  Themed “SOAR” which stands for Summer Opportunities and Resource Fair, the event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the DuValle Education Center gym, 3610 Bohne Ave.

Mar 7 2017 World Trade Center Kentucky announces Importers/Exporters Bootcamp in Louisville

The World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) announces a new Importer/Exporter Boot Camp seminar to take place March 15, 2017 in in Louisville, Ky.

The Importer/Exporter Boot Camp covers topics for established businesses interested in buying and selling in international markets, and for entrepreneurs who are ready to start their own import business here in the United States.

Feb 28 2017 Neighborhood Place Partners offer Fairs for Home Buyers, Youth Summer Programming and Sodexo Job Opportunities
Resource workshop for heroin addicts also offered on March 1
Feb 23 2017 Ernst and Young LLP to open national executive support center in Louisville, creating 125 jobs

 Ernst & Young LLP, one of the world’s largest business-services organizations, plans to open a 125-member office for executive assistants and other shared professional functions in downtown Louisville with a $4.35 million investment, Mayor Greg Fischer and Gov. Matt Bevin announced today.

Feb 23 2017 Three businesses receive loans from city

Three businesses were approved for loans totaling  $410,000 by the Department of Economic Development’s Metropolitan Business Development Corporation (METCO) and the Department of Community Services’ Microbusiness Development Program. The loans will leverage a total investment of $3.4 million and will assist the companies to open, to expand services or to revitalize properties.

METCO loans have been awarded to the following businesses:  

Feb 13 2017 Expanded resources coming to the Nia Center

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced expanded resources coming to the Nia Center, a one-stop workforce and entrepreneurial development center located at 2900 W. Broadway. Enhancements include department function additions and training opportunities, a new loan program and the addition of a café.

Feb 6 2017 City teams up with Fifth Third Bank's eBus in Louisville

Mobile classroom provides financial planning assistance and job seeker’s assistance  

LOUISVILLE, KY (February 6, 2017) - Louisville Metro Community Services announced today that the popular Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile, the eBus, will be visiting Louisville Feb. 13 through Feb. 17 and will be open to the public.

Jan 26 2017 Diversified Consultants Inc. to open new location in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer and Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Diversified Consultants Inc. (DCI), a collection services company servicing major-name telecom clients, will locate a new operation in Louisville with a $6.65 million investment expected to create 433 jobs.

Jan 5 2017 Park Hill Community Resource Fair on January 7

Theme “A Call to Peace”

Dec 16 2016 Mayor Fischer and GLI President/CEO Kent Oyler unveil Global Louisville Action Plan

Mayor Greg Fischer and Kent Oyler, President and CEO of Greater Louisville, Inc. (GLI), the metro chamber of commerce, were joined by members of Louisville’s foreign-born and professional communities today as they unveiled the Global Louisville Action Plan.

The plan is a collaborative effort among the Mayor’s Office, GLI and hundreds of community members, and outlines key strategies to attract, retain and grow Louisville’s foreign-born population and workforce. It provides an overview of the region’s foreign-born population and a set of action steps to increase the number of immigrants here and their capacity to thrive. 

Nov 1 2016 Two small businesses receive loans from city

The city has awarded loans totaling $95,000 to two small businesses to help them renovate or expand. The loans have been awarded by Louisville Forward Economic Development’s Metropolitan Business Development Corporation (METCO) and the Department of Community Services’ Microbusiness Development Program.

Oct 31 2016 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Car Seat Checks, Energy Management Tips and Much More

Neighborhood Place sites in Louisville have helped to organize an assortment of workshops and outreaches during November including two car seat checks, several energy efficiency outreaches, a resume-writing workshop and a heroin addiction information session. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.