Mar 1 2016 Louisville's Third Financial Empowerment Summit

Louisville’s third Financial Empowerment Summit will bring together local and national speakers, community leaders, service providers, nonprofits and financial institutions eager to help individuals and families improve their financial well-being.

Feb 1 2016 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Workshops to Help Care for Your Home and Your Family

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville are offering a variety of home-weatherization workshops in February as well as several nutritious-cooking classes for your family. For more information about these and many other opportunities, please refer to the list below which includes reservation requirements, times and locations.

Jan 25 2016 Young People Set to Lift the Spirits of Louisville’s Seniors

Young People Set to Lift the Spirits of Louisville’s Seniors
One Valentine’s Day Card at a Time

DoSomething.org and Meals on Wheels America join forces for third
annual Love Letters campaign 

Dec 29 2015 Crisis Phase of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Begins Jan. 11

All applicants must make an appointment

The annual program that helps prevent low-income residents of Louisville from being disconnected from utility services begins Monday, Jan. 11, 2016.

Dec 10 2015 How Can We Cure What Ails American Family Finances?

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer is a contributor to “What It's Worth: Strengthening the Financial Future of Families, Communities and the Nation.”  To read his essay, “Louisville’s ‘Culture of Compassion’: A Model for Community-based Financial Empowerment”, order the book or read it online at www.strongfinancialfuture.org.

Dec 1 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Money Saving Tips for the Holidays and New Year

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free, money-saving workshops in December to help residents conserve energy, build extra wealth through couponing, and cook healthier. To learn more about these offerings, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Nov 11 2015 Ujima Neighborhood Place Temporarily Closed for Repairs

 

Nov 10 2015 Bank On Louisville Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
Federal Partners Announce New National Account Standards 

Local banks and credit unions, and other community partners gathered today to celebrate the successful fifth year of Bank On Louisville, a program that helps low-to moderate-income families and individuals achieve financial stability and success.  

Nov 9 2015 Veterans in Senior Corps Recognized for Service to Louisville
Veterans Week puts spotlight on veterans serving through Senior Corps
Nov 2 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Free Budgeting and Healthy Holiday Cooking Workshops

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free workshops in November to learn how to save money, cook healthier, reduce energy usage this winter plus much more.  To learn more about these services, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Oct 30 2015 Low Income Heating Assistance Program Begins November 4

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Oct 19 2015 City Celebrates Five Years of Microbusiness Development

Program provides loans to microenterprises owned by
low- to moderate-income entrepreneurs

Oct 15 2015 New Senior Nutrition Site to Open at Molo Village

Louisville Metro Senior Nutrition Program provides congregate lunch meals year-round for residents 60 years or older.

Oct 5 2015 2015 Louisville Project Homeless Connect/Stand Down

2015 Louisville Project Homeless Connect/Stand Down
One-stop community outreach to the homeless set for Oct. 7

Sep 30 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Help Residents Prepare for Winter
Neighborhood Place Partners Help Residents Prepare for Winter
Several opportunities to meet with LG&E’s Energy Efficiency Program Representatives