May 21, 2013

We did it!

On May 18, 2013, more than 100 community members gathered in celebration of the grand opening of the former Barclay Recreation Center. In fall 2011, GHCC […]
April 23, 2013

Neighborhood leaders see value in social media

At the Neighborhood Institute in March, one of our most popular workshops was Samantha Armacost’s ‘Social Networking with Your Neighbors.’ Sam shared tips on how to effectively […]
April 22, 2013

Harwood residents “Spring into Action”

As part of the 2013 Mayor’s Annual Spring Cleanup on Saturday, April 20, Community Artist-Organizer and Harwood resident, Tamara Payne, led 15 kids through a cleanup […]
January 28, 2013

Findings from an Art Teacher – Community Partnerships

AmeriCorps volunteer Alder Keene has been working closely with GHCC’s Kelly Oglesbee to implement community art programming at the Barclay School in Charles Village. As a […]
November 28, 2012

Healthy Neighborhoods Featured Home – 606 East 35th Street

Check out this light, airy 3 bed, 1 bath home just down the street from the brand-new Waverly School! 606 E. 35th St. features original hardwood […]
August 9, 2012

GHCC Digest – August 2012

GHCC Welcomes AmeriCorps*VISTA Volunteers GHCC is very proud to sponsor a team of ten AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America (VISTAs) who have been placed at […]
June 19, 2012

Good Neighbor Walk in Barclay

The Barclay Youth Safe Haven hosted its third Good Neighbor Walk in Barclay last Friday evening. These walks show solidarity between the police and community members […]
June 6, 2012

A Win for Waverly School

Waverly, Oakenshawe, and Ednor Gardens-Lakeside families are one step closer to getting the new Waverly Elementary/Middle School building they have been waiting for since 1998. On […]
March 21, 2012

Advocating for your Neighborhood with Sharon Guida

How do we, as residents, engage the city’s bureaucracy to make democracy work for us? Local attorney Sharon Guida, who has been assisting Charles Village residents in […]