This is a program for all children in the Nuner district who will be 5 before August 1st. This is for parents and incoming kindergarteners. You will receive information, fun and games, and packets for summer fun!
We live in a unique community with so many opportunities to enjoy so I hope you can get out and appreciate our River Park neighborhood. Visit with your neighbors, help keep an eye out for all of the kids, pick up any trash laying around and welcome Spring to the neighborhood.
The River Park United Methodist Church will hold its 9th annual “Back to School Give Away” Saturday August 10th. Each year the church gives students in the 46615 zip code area a new backpack filled with supplies that are required for the grade they will be going into in the fall. These backpacks are for students in grades K - 12.
The Homeownership Assistance Program is the result of six local financial institutions joining with the city of South Bend to help people get a good home at an affordable price. For those who qualify and meet some simple, ongoing criteria, grant money is available as a forgivable loan equal to 20% of the purchase price based on household income.
River Park NCW Network is currently composed of 121 captains. The Network is divided into six sections and subdivided into clusters of captains wherever possible. The Network gives two extra layers of service by its link with the city of South Bend Police Dept. and the RPNA Safety Committee.
NIP is back again this year. River Park led the city in the amount of neighborhood home improvement grants totaling almost $30,000. Just about every River Park homeowner is eligible to get needed home repairs, such as new furnace, new roof, replacement windows, etc. - just about anything that needs repaired or replaced in your home.
The Housing and Asset Preservation Committee has had a great recent history by improving 27 homes in River Park, along with area-wide cleanups and seminars, like December 2013's First Time Home Buyers program.
A rezoning petition has been submitted for property located within River Park. The Area Plan Commission will hold a public hearing in the Council Chambers, located on the 4th floor of the County-City Building, on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 3:30PM.
We are associated with Albright United Methodist Church but we are an independent organization and receive no support from them or any other organization. This ministry was started to help provide clothing and small household items to those who are in need.