Nov 30 2018 Neighborhood Place Partners Host Holiday Festivities, a Women's Empowerment Group and Much More

Neighborhood Place joins with community partners to host the Park DuValle Holiday Festival on Dec. 1 featuring visits with Santa and a holiday concert, and a Kwanzaa Reception on Dec.

Nov 5 2018 City honors more than 600 Retired and Senior Volunteers for service in our community

The work of more than 600 retired and senior volunteers in the Louisville area will be honored at a special event on Wed., Nov. 7.  The Louisville Metro Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) annual recognition event will take place at Churchill Downs’ Millionaire’s Row (6th Floor), 700 Central Ave. from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  The theme is “Everyone’s a Millionaire with RSVP.”

Nov 2 2018 Neighborhood Place Partners celebrate 25th anniversary and annual Magnificent Taste

Neighborhood Place partners offer valuable workshops and services  each month like car seat safety checks, educational baby showers and a healthy living club.  The month of November features two special events including the 25th anniversary celebration of First Neighborhood Place and the annual Magnificent Taste which assists needy families during the  holidays.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Aug 16 2018 The Big Table: World’s Largest Potluck returns to Iroquois Park September 16

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that The Big Table, a welcoming event aimed at bringing people together to share food and conversation, is returning to Iroquois Park on Sunday, Sept. 16 from 5-7 p.m. Last year, more than 1,300 people participated in the event, and organizers hope to boost that number this year.

May 22 2018 Electric Fans Needed for Local Seniors and Disabled Residents

Donations accepted through June 11; Fan giveaway on June 16

Apr 18 2018 City's Foster Grandparent Program Celebrates 46 Years of Service in Louisville

The work of more than 130 Foster Grandparents who help mentor children will be honored at a special luncheon on Friday, April 20. Themed “Volunteers...the Heart of the Foster Grandparent Program”, the event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Olmsted, 3701 Frankfort Ave.

Apr 16 2018 Fairdale mural project completed as birthday gift to Mayor Fischer

Louisville Parks Foundation LogoAs part of Mayor Greg Fischer’s Give-A-Day week of volunteer service across the city of Louisville, th

Apr 2 2018 Neighborhood Place Participates in a Month-long Shoe Drive, Three Employment Recruitment Events and More

Neighborhood Place partners offer healthy events and services in April to benefit the entire family including a month-long athletic shoes collection for JCPS students; employment recruitment opportunities with FedEx Ground, ElderCare 4 Families and Sodexo; a Family Spring Fling at Portland Community Center and much more.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Apr 2 2018 Parks and Recreation seeking volunteers for National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

The National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament will be hosted by Louisville Parks and Recreation’s Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation program (AIR) from April 12-15, and the organization is looking for volunteers to help staff the event.

Mar 19 2018 "March for Meals" Raises Awareness of Hunger, the Elderly

Mayor Fischer, Metro Council Members and other leaders deliver Meals on Wheels

Louisville Metro Senior Nutrition Program announced today its support and participation in the 16th annual March for Meals – the month-long, nationwide celebration of Meals on Wheels and the homebound and vulnerable seniors who rely on this vital safety net. 

Jan 26 2018 Youth volunteers sought to create Valentines for Meals on Wheels recipients

City's Senior Nutrition Program organizes fifth annual Love Letters campaign

 

 Louisville Metro Senior Nutrition Program invites young people to create handmade Valentine's Day cards as part of the annual  Love Letters campaign. The cards will then be included in meal deliveries to Meals on Wheels recipients and shared with other senior programs to help lift the spirits of older adults in our community.

Nov 1 2017 City Honors More than 550 Retired and Senior Volunteers for Service

The work of more than 550 retired and senior volunteers in the Louisville area will be honored at a special event on Thurs., Nov. 2.  The Louisville Metro Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) annual recognition event will take place at Churchill Downs’ Triple Crown Room (5th Floor), 700 Central Ave. from 12:15 – 2 p.m.

Aug 31 2017 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Car and Booster Fitting Stations, A Healthy Living Club and More

Neighborhood Place partners offer workshops and services in September to help keep families safe and healthy including car and booster seat fitting stations by Norton’s Children Hospital; a Healthy Living Club; a Diabetes Self-Management Series; and a Domestic Violence Awareness Workshop.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

May 31 2017 City's Foster Grandparent Program Celebrates 44 Years of Service in Louisville

The work of more than 130 foster grandparents who help mentor children will be honored at a special luncheon on Wednesday, May 31.  The “Spring Into Celebration” event will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Muhammad Ali Center, 144 N. 6th St.

Apr 4 2017 On Day of National Service, Mayor Fischer thanks volunteers from RSVP and Foster Grandparent Program

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined more than 4,500 city and county leaders nationwide in recognition of the National Day of Service.

The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) sponsors this day of recognition to highlight the value of national service and the positive impact of Senior Corps and AmeriCorps.