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Rebuilding Northside Together Repairs 15 Homes!

March 14, 2016 | By Rob

Thank you so much to all of the teams and volunteers that came out on Saturday February 20th for Rebuilding Northside Together 2016. We were able to repair and paint 15 houses in one day! This project is very important to help sustain the integrity of the neighborhood. Here are some actions shots from the […]

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Near Northside GO Neighborhoods 2016 Quality of Life Agreement 2.0 Implementation Grants

March 10, 2016 | By Rob

Grant Application Deadline: April 18, 2016 9:00pm Near Northside GO Neighborhoods Quality of Life Agreement Project Grant Request QLA 2.0 2016 Implementation Download Here: QLA.2016 application Great Opportunities (GO) Neighborhoods is a program of LISC Houston that supports comprehensive community development. For a detailed description go to www.go-neighborhoods.org. Avenue CDC is the Near Northside Convening Agency […]

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CANDO Houston Community Leadership and Advocacy Training

March 08, 2016 | By Rob

Included here are excerpts of the report compiled by CANDO Houston on their leadership and advocacy training offered in the summer of 2015 in the Near Northside.  Background In the Summer of 2015, CANDO Houston (CDH) completed its 7th implementation of the Community Leadership and Advocacy Training with community members in the Near Northside of […]

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Leadership Spotlight: Davis Leadership Team

March 08, 2016 | By Rob

In 2012 Houston voters approved a Houston Independent School District (HISD) Bond proposal for 1.89 Billion dollars to rebuild 20 schools, including Davis High School. Two years later, the school district blamed rising construction costs for changing their proposed plan for Davis High School to consist largely of repairs and remodeling of the existing building. […]

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Near Northside Quality of Life Agreement 2.0

February 05, 2016 | By Rob

  GO Neighborhoods started in the Northside in 2009 by building relationships and talking with residents and stakeholders about our goals and vision for the community. What grew out of these conversations and meetings was the Northside Quality of Life Agreement, which spells out the goals of community and areas our community has worked to address. […]

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