|Jun 7 2018||
Free electric fans for seniors and disabled individuals
Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, community organizations, and residents, hundreds of electric fans have been collected to provide heat relief for seniors and people with disabilities. A "Fan Fair" giveaway and resource event is scheduled for Saturday, June 16 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Edison Center, 701 W. Ormsby Ave., Louisville, KY 40203.
|Jun 5 2018||
Free tax preparation for residents filing past due returns
Although the 2017 tax filing season has ended, there is still free help available in preparing past due and amended tax returns. Now through October, the Louisville Asset Building Coalition’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, or VITA, will provide federal and state income tax assistance to income eligible residents who need help filing prior returns. It is also still possible to receive a refund for returns from the years 2015 to 2017 for those who qualify.
|Jun 1 2018||
Neighborhood Place partners host the BB&T Bank Bus, free tax prep for past due returns, and other services
Neighborhood Place partners host the BB&T Bank Bus at two locations, free tax preparation assistance for past due and amended tax returns, Sodexo hiring opportunities on two days, and much more in June. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
|May 22 2018||
Electric Fans Needed for Local Seniors and Disabled Residents
Donations accepted through June 11; Fan giveaway on June 16
|May 21 2018||
Two Neighborhood Place locations host community celebrations in honor of special milestones
South Jefferson rededicates space following renovations and Cane Run celebrates 20th anniversary
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 21 2018) - Cane Run Neighborhood Place on Monday hosted a special celebration to commemorate its 20th anniversary of serving families, while South Jefferson Neighborhood Place on Tuesday will celebrate renovations after 21 years of serving the community.
|May 8 2018||
Neighborhood Place sponsors community forum to address the impact of addiction
“Addiction 101: The Ripple Effect of Heroin and Other Drugs”
Bridges of Hope Neighborhood Place joins with several community partners to host a day-long forum focused on the rippling effects of addiction on Saturday, May 12. Entitled "Addiction 101: The Ripple Effect of Heroin and Other Drugs”, the event will be held at Dismas Charities at St. Ann’s Center, 1515 Algonquin Pkwy., from 12 – 4 p.m.
|May 7 2018||
Empowerment and Career Fair Day at the Nia Center on May 10
Louisvillians hoping to find a fresh start, help with finances or a new career direction will find a wealth of opportunities at the “Be Empowered at the Nia” event on Thursday, May 10. The event is being held at the Nia Center, 2900 W. Broadway, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
|Apr 30 2018||
Neighborhood Place sponsors a Gigantic Yard Sale, the Fifth Third Empowerment Bus and More in May
Each Month Neighborhood Place partners come together to offer a wide variety of workshops, events and resources to benefit the entire family. Highlights in May include a Giant Yard Sale in south Louisville; the Fifth Third Empowerment Bus at NorthWest Neighborhood Place; a community meeting focused on the ripple effects of heroin addiction; three employment recruitment opportunities and much more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
|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.
|Mar 26 2018||
"Butterfly Effect" Prom Dress Giveaway Event on March 27
MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
|Mar 8 2018||
LIHEAP closes following depletion of funds, improvements to sign up process
The funds for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) program were exhausted this year earlier than usual, following high demand and steps taken by the Office of Resilience and Community Services (RCS) to make requesting easier for qualified residents.
|Mar 6 2018||
Summer Resource Fair for Youth on March 10
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 10. Themed “SOAR” which stands for Summer Opportunities and Resource Fair, the event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the DuValle Education Center gym, 3610 Bohne Ave.
|Feb 28 2018||
Neighborhood Place Offers Health-Focused Resources for All Ages and Stages
Neighborhood Place partners offer healthy workshops and services in March to benefit the entire family including car seat and blood pressure checks, a healthy living club and cooking classes, an educational baby shower, a child abuse awareness workshop and so much more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
|Feb 27 2018||
Louisville's Fifth Financial Empowerment Summit
Building Financial Resilience: Tips and Strategies Across the Lifespan
Louisville’s fifth Financial Empowerment Summit will bring together local and national speakers, community leaders, service providers, and nonprofits and financial institutions eager to help individuals and families improve their financial well-being.
|Feb 15 2018||
City teams up with Fifth Third Bank's eBus in Louisville
Louisville Metro Office of Resilience and Community Services announced today that the popular Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile, the eBus, will be visiting Louisville Feb. 20 through Feb. 26 and will be open to the public.