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Near Northside Dives into Early Action

July 23, 2009 | By Rob

Unite for Clean Up At 9 o’clock in the morning on Thursday, July 23, 2009, twenty volunteers from the Fletcher Mission Center, AmeriCorps, SER-Jobs for Progress and Avenue CDC collaborated for the first time to clean up an illegal dump site at 3700 Fulton St. in Houston, TX.  Sixteen middle and high school age volunteers […]

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Meet your Near Northside Go Neighborhoods Community Coordinator!

July 04, 2009 | By Rob

Meet your Near Northside Go Neighborhoods Community Coordinator! Jenifer Wagley comes to this position after having worked in Houston for three years, as both an Associate Pastor and Community Organizer.  Jenifer, a Louisiana native, made her way to the Lone Star State for graduate school.  Her vast array of experience in serving the community began […]

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Near Northside Selected as Pilot GO Neighborhood

July 01, 2009 | By Rob

We give thanks to our civic-minded leaders who participated in the LISC Neighborhood Challenge last fall because your hard work has paid off. LISC annouced that they have selected the Near Northside as one of two neighborhoods to start in their Pilot Great Opportunities (GO) Neighborhoods program. So what does this mean for our community? If […]

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