Call for Proposals for Neighborhood Events and Tool Library Workshops

WBRP is developing a plan for neighborhood events and Tool Library workshops. This will help us prepare, budget, promote, and coordinate workshops and events and track the completion of deliverable objectives in our grants with the City of Bloomington and the Attorney General’s Office. If you want to submit one or more proposals for Neighborhood Events…

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EDIT Conference

Do you know any high school students interested in a career in Information Technology (IT) or who have an affinity for the latest tech gadget?  If so, the EDIT conference is one they will want to attend! Hosted by State Farm, the Education, Diversity, & Information Technology (Edit) conference is a one–day event where students…

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Block Party

Kudos to WBRP Board Member Arthur Haynes, co-sponsors, and Westside neighbors for organizing and supporting the summer neighborhood event on July 10 from noon to 5:00 p.m. on Mason and Mill Streets.  Happy Birthday, Arthur! WBRP’s co-sponsorship of this event was made possible in part with grant funds from the Illinois Attorney General through the…

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Home Restoration Project

The WBRP aims to improve the quality of life in the community through housing. Many individuals feel that they are unable to begin or complete home repair projects because they need the help of others. With the help of PNC Bank, the WBRP has received grant funding for exterior home repair projects for owner-occupied properties….

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Veggie Oasis

Volunteers are needed to assist with the Veggie Oasis, a partnership with the Farmer’s Market, West Bloomington Revitalization Project, and McLean County Wellness Coalition. Volunteers will glean food from farmers at the close of the market on Saturdays. Food will then be distributed for free to walk up customers at the Tool Library. More info…

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