Feb 252015
Registration for the 3rd Annual Westside 5k Walk and Run is now open. Thanks to a generous donation from State Farm, we are able to let registrants Pay What You Can, and choose the payment amount for the event.
We are also excited to announce a new community partner, The Om Tribe, who will be offering free yoga classes the day of the event.
The event will take place April 12th at 11:00 AM at the Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal.
A Kid’s Fun Run will take place at 10:30.
Bring the whole family out for a morning of fitness and fun!


Here is the sign up link. https://www.signmeup.com/site/reg/register.aspx?fid=DV2VTH7

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Feb 112015

Our Community Innovation Fair will provide opportunities for residents and community members to highlight their entrepreneurship ideas and vision for neighborhood vitality in West Bloomington. This neighborhood is rich in history with people ready to lead the charge for change to prosperity and sustainability. The fair will give residents the opportunity to share their ideas for future business ventures or neighborhood improvement. Our fair will also provide opportunities for non-profit organizations to showcase their social enterprise ideas. We anticipate innovative investment opportunities. Everyone attending the event will have a voice in voting for the best ideas for implementation and the resident winners will receive a stipend to launch their concept. Applications can be found here.

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Nov 302014

Westside resident and former WBRP Board member Robert Bosquez has been hired as the new WBRP Community Engagement Volunteer Coordinator. He will be responsible for coordinating volunteers for the West Bloomington Revitalization Project, and assist the Board of Directors with administrative oversight of the programs.2014-10-25 13.12.52-1

 Posted by at 4:04 pm
Feb 252014


Registration is now open for the Second Annual Westside 5k Run & Walk!

The event will take place Sunday, April 13th at 11:00 AM at the Boys and Girls Club (1615 Illinois St, Bloomington). There will be a Fit n’ Fun Kid’s Run at 10:30 AM before the race begins.

Early registration cost is $25 and includes a t-shirt. Same day registration is $35. All proceeds will benefit West Bloomington non-profits. Click here to register online or pick up a paper registration at the WBRP office!

Both runners and walkers are welcome and encouraged. Bring the whole family out for a morning of fitness and fun!