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Upcoming & Past Events and News
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Next stop: Kindergarten

We were so happy to celebrate our newest graduates last week. 

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2020 Annual Report

This year has taught us that our capacity to love others -- often in the face of our own personal challenges -- is much greater than we could have imagined. 

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In Case You Missed It

If you missed it (or just want an encore!) you can watch the virtual Night to Rise here. 

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Back to School

How are things changing at Neighborhood House as kids return to school? In a lot of ways they're not changing at all.

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Night to Rise...Virtually

We're still hopeful that our in-person Night to Rise will return one day, but we hope you'll join us for a virtually celebration in the meantime.

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One more sleep 'til 2021

This year has taught us that our capacity to love others -- often in the face of our own personal challenges -- is much greater than we could have imagined. Every stress or worry brought support in equal measure.

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The 2020 Holiday Season

Holidays look different this year, but we're still finding a way to make it a special time for our families. 

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Celebrate Giving Tuesday with Neighborhood House

It is thanks to the support of our community that we're able to be there for our children and families, in both ordinary and extraordinary times.

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Introducing the Circle of Changemakers

Though filled with unforeseen challenges, there have been so many times throughout the year that the generosity of others has stopped us in our tracks, like the people who have signed up to support us by making a monthly gift. These are the first in our newest group - the Circle of Changemakers.

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Full Hearts, Can't Lose

We are so grateful for all of the new people and organizations who have joined the Neighborhood House family this year

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Your Give For Good gift will be matched!

The impact of your gift made on Sept. 17th will be doubled, and every gift helps keep us in the running for important bonus prizes awarded by the Community Foundation of Louisville.

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First Day of School Photos You've Been Missing

You only get so many new beginnings and first days of school, and we think that's worth celebrating! If you've missed social media feeds filled with first day of school photos this year, maybe this will help.

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Supporting JCPS Families During Remote Learning - Our School Year Plan

There are many concerns and moving parts involved in any decision to open our building to members at this time, but ultimately this decision was an easy one. 

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Neighborhood House Partners with Head Start

We are excited to announce our new partnership with Greater Louisville Head Start to provide even more support to children and families.

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Welcome Back Youth Program!

Though this summer looks different than others, we were so happy to be able to welcome youth back to our building this week.

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Welcome Back Child Development Center Families

We were so excited to welcome our Child Development Center families back this week.

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Coffee With Coaches

Join our Family Services team outside on Monday from 8:00-10:00am for socially distant coffee and coaching. 

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Adapting for Covid-19

We hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy. We are certainly thinking about the many ways this is impacting our community, and that includes you. 

Our days look very different now than they did only a month ago.

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COVID-19 Program Updates

Like many of you, we have been closely following updates on COVID-19. This week we took additional internal precautions to ensure the safety of everyone who visits our center. We were faced with making the difficult decision of closing, knowing so many of the individuals we serve rely on us for food and other basic needs.

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Remembering Miss Donna

Today is a sad day for Neighborhood House - we are saying goodbye to our dear friend, Donna Kidd.

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Thank you Kentucky Colonels

New additions provided by the Kentucky Colonels.

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Fall 2019 Newsletter

Get caught up on what we've been up to at Neighborhood House. 

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Play to Learn

Come join us for an afternoon of family-friendly fun in our new natural playground.

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Our Newest Addition

It has been an exciting week at Neighborhood House, and we can't wait to share the finish product.

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UofL Hite Art Institute — Thank You!

You may have noticed that our logo and materials look a bit different from this time last year.

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Learning and Connecting in "Bro Club"

Boosting self-confidence in "Bro Club."

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Derby at Our House

The Run for the Roses runs longer than two minutes at Neighborhood House.

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11th Annual Race For Success is in the books

The Annual Race for Success took place on April 11th. This is the 11th Annual version of the event and it was our best one yet.  We had record participation this year and raised just shy of $50,000...

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Thanks for visiting, UofL Cardinals!

Our friends (and neighbors!) at The Kidz Club recently asked if we’d like to join in hosting a group of football players from the University of Louisville. We jumped at this opportunity and offered up our community room for the day. Players spent time playing...

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Excellence Academy Celebration

We get to see Melinda’s leadership every day as the director of our Child Development Center (CDC), and we’re so excited she was the recipient of the Values Award at the recent Excellence Academy celebration! We’re so proud of Miss Jamaica and Miss...

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Holiday help from Santa’s elves

You may think we’re getting ahead of ourselves with Christmas music before Thanksgiving, but we’re already working hard to ensure that our families have a joy-filled holiday season...

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Financial literacy program update

The Humana Foundation recently announced a generous grant to Metro United Way to support financial literacy in our community. We are thrilled to be one of the seven agencies chosen to take part in this initiative!

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Another successful summer

The summer of 2018 brought another successful year of our full day out-of-school time program. This year, we provided educational, hands-on learning opportunities to more than 100 youth. They were able to have hands-on opportunities in photography, art, drums and...

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Neighborhood House Grows By One

We are excited to welcome Allison Johnston to Neighborhood House! Allison joined us last week as our new Family Services Manager, where she will be leading one-on-one coaching, Parent Cafés and organizing workshops. She is eager to get to know the families in our...

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Summer 2018 Update!

Summer at Neighborhood House is in full swing, and the children are beyond excited for what’s planned. Dreamers’ Academy is our summer program dedicated to inspiring the youth to dream about their futures, and develop specific plans to help them achieve...

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Neighborhood House News – April 2018

Pam Rice, our longtime executive director, retired from Neighborhood House at the end of February after leading us through an incredible period of growth. While we will miss her terribly, we understand that after 15 years she may be ready for a vacation. We may not be...

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A Note From Pam Rice, Executive Director

The start of 2018 is bringing many changes to Neighborhood House, including the hiring of a new Executive Director. After an extraordinary 15-year journey, I have decided to retire from Neighborhood House at the end of February 2018. Together with our Board and staff,...

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Google Fiber Launches at Neighborhood House

On Wednesday, October 18, Google held its official launch event for the new Google Fiber service in Louisville at Neighborhood House. The event, attended by Mayor Greg Fischer, other elected officials, and local business leaders, celebrated the arrival of the high...

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