WBRP in the News

● Community Resource ●

The WBRP has been featured in newspapers, on TV, radio, and on social media. This is a short list of news stories related to our organization.

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BED BLITZ

Aug 1, 2019

The Pantagragh covered the fourth year of the WBRP's Bed Blitz, where volunteers craft bed frames and provide bed sets for community members.

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HOME IMPROVEMENTS

June 25, 2019

With a $1.5 million grant from the Illinois Attorney General’s National Foreclosure Settlement program, 13 homes were rehabilitated, 20 home repairs were finished, and 3 homes built. 

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WBRP MOVES

INTO JESUS HOUSE

March 15, 2017

The West Bloomington Revitalization Project purchased the former Jesus House at 724 W. Washington St.

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BIKE CO-OP

March 15, 2017

The Bike Co-op was brought to replace the annual Walk In/ Bike Out event, so people can get a bike throughout the year!

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TASTE OF THE WEST

Nov 1, 2018

WBRP celebrated year two of organizing their Taste of the West fundraiser event.

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WEST SIDE BLOCK PARTY

July 27, 2018

A fun event full of food, activities, games, career guidance, live entertainment, school supplies and numerous resources about local organizations.

LOCATION

724 W. Washington St

Bloomington, IL 61701

CONTACT  US

Telephone: (309) 829-1200

Email: info@westbloomington.org

SUMMER HOURS 

Limited hours due to COVID-19. See program updates for more. 

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