2018 National Neighborhood Promise Partners Announced

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National Neighborhood Promise Partner Spotlights

[/av_textblock] [av_textblock size='16' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] We’re eager to kick off our National Neighborhood Promise partnerships and create stronger, cleaner, healthier places and spaces in the neighborhoods we serve! In September, the Republic Services Charitable Foundation launched its first National Neighborhood Promise Request for Proposals to support neighborhood revitalization projects across the country.

For 2018, the Foundation selected eight nonprofit partners that will work with our local Business Units to make a difference through neighborhood revitalization projects.
[/av_textblock] [/av_one_full] [av_one_fourth first min_height='' vertical_alignment='' space='' custom_margin='' margin='0px' padding='0px' border='' border_color='' radius='0px' background_color='' src='' background_position='top left' background_repeat='no-repeat' animation='' mobile_breaking='' mobile_display=''] [av_image src='https://bluenationonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/download-1.png' attachment='7747' attachment_size='full' align='center' styling='' hover='' link='' target='' caption='' font_size='' appearance='' overlay_opacity='0.4' overlay_color='#000000' overlay_text_color='#ffffff' animation='no-animation' admin_preview_bg=''][/av_image] [/av_one_fourth][av_three_fourth min_height='' vertical_alignment='' space='' custom_margin='' margin='0px' padding='0px' border='' border_color='' radius='0px' background_color='' src='' background_position='top left' background_repeat='no-repeat' animation='' mobile_breaking='' mobile_display=''] [av_textblock size='16' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] Rebuilding Together Metro Chicago

About: In the spirit of volunteerism and community partnership, Rebuilding Together Metro Chicago improves the homes and neighborhoods of people in need so they may continue to live in warmth, safety and comfort.

Project description: This project will involve a National Rebuilding Day providing critical home repairs, community cleanup, beautification efforts and front porch repairs to a specific Chicago, IL neighborhood. Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with Rebuilding Together Metro Chicago through their National Rebuilding Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
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About: Rebuilding Together St. Louis focuses on bringing volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of low-income homeowners.

Project description: This project will involve a National Rebuilding Day providing critical front porch repairs, a communitywide cleanup and beautification efforts in the City of Saint John, MO.  Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with Rebuilding Together St. Louis through their National Rebuilding Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
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About: Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build, rehabilitate and maintain safe and affordable homes. They also advocate for fair housing policies.

Project description: This project will involve repairing front porches, fences, painting, sidewalk cleanup, and tree and flower planting in the Floreciente neighborhood in Moline, IL.  Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity Quad Cities through a National Neighborhood Promise Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
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About: Avenue seeks to improve the lives of Houstonians by investing in their neighborhoods. They build affordable housing, provide education and counseling to help families build wealth, and support communities in achieving the goals they set for themselves, in education, infrastructure, public safety, health, and more.

Project description: This project will support advancing the success of Looscan Elementary students in the Near Northside neighborhood of Houston, TX. Projects include improvements to the school’s playground and basketball court, new surrounding sidewalks and safety measures, critical home repairs for neighboring families and providing needed improvements to nearby community parks. Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with Avenue through a National Neighborhood Promise Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
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About: Willamette Neighborhood Housing Services is a private, nonprofit community development corporation committed to improving lives and strengthening communities through quality affordable housing, homeownership, economic opportunity, and community partnerships.

Project description: This project will help support an urban renewal planning process for the South Corvallis, OR neighborhood.  There will be an extensive community cleanup effort in the specific area identified as the future area town center.  Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with Willamette Neighborhood Housing Services through a National Neighborhood Promise Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
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About: The Neighborhood Developers, Inc. promotes economic diversity, opportunity and quality of life in struggling communities.

Project description: This project will provide revitalization to the Shirley Avenue community in Chelsea, MA. Specifically, Costa Park and surrounding neighbors will receive a newly constructed community garden, park infrastructure improvements, improved pedestrian safety and a community wide cleanup.  In addition, a new pocket park will be created to enhance the greenspace in the neighborhood. Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with The Neighborhood Developers through a National Neighborhood Promise Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
[/av_textblock] [av_textblock size='' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] posted on 12/06/2018
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About: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership (The Housing Partnership) is a broad-based, private, nonprofit housing development and financial corporation organized to expand affordable and well-maintained housing within stable neighborhoods for low and moderate income families in the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.

Project description: This project will involve rebuilding, restoring and revitalizing the neighborhood of Druid Hills within Greater Charlotte. This two-part project will revitalize over 30 homes through critical repairs and safety modifications, in addition to an overhaul of the neighborhood park. Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with The Housing Partnership through a National Neighborhood Promise Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our nonprofit partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
[/av_textblock] [av_textblock size='' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] posted on 12/05/2018
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About: Dwelling Place improves the lives of people by creating quality affordable housing, providing essential support services and serving as a catalyst for neighborhood revitalization.

Project description: This project will revitalize the Bethlehem Park Neighborhood in Muskegon Heights, MI.  Improvements include creating a neighborhood park, community wide clean-up and green space revitalization. Local employees will have an opportunity to volunteer with Dwelling Place through a National Neighborhood Promise Day to be scheduled in 2019. Stay tuned for more.

Learn more about our partner and their great work in neighborhood revitalization here.
[/av_textblock] [av_textblock size='' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] posted on 11/29/2018
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2018 National Neighborhood Promise Partners Announced

[/av_textblock] [av_textblock size='16' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] Giving back to the communities where we live and work is an important part of who we are as a Company. In September, the Republic Services Charitable Foundation launched its first National Neighborhood Promise Request for Proposals to support neighborhood revitalization projects across the country.

We are excited to announce that for 2018, the Foundation is funding eight projects with nonprofit partners in our markets. The projects selected are diverse in nature yet meet the Foundation’s mission to support nonprofit charitable organizations focused on neighborhood revitalization.
[/av_textblock] [av_image src='https://bluenationonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/NNP_2018_Partners2.png' attachment='7250' attachment_size='full' align='center' styling='' hover='' link='lightbox' target='' caption='' font_size='' appearance='' overlay_opacity='0.4' overlay_color='#000000' overlay_text_color='#ffffff' animation='no-animation' admin_preview_bg=''][/av_image] [av_textblock size='16' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' admin_preview_bg=''] Together, with our local BU teams, these influential community partners will execute projects that impact neighborhoods through community clean-ups, green space revitalization of parks, national rebuilding days, front porch repairs, beautification of walkways and parks, safety improvements for elementary schools, piloting a recycling project in neighborhood parks, urban renewal planning for a local community and more. Each project includes direct and impactful employee engagement at the local level and together are projected to impact over 100,000 residents in diverse neighborhoods.

Throughout the next couple of weeks, we’ll be highlighting each of these partner organizations right here on BlueNationOnline.com. Check back to learn more about how we’ll be helping these organizations make a difference!
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