612 N. Park Street,, Kalamazoo, MI 49007


People Helping People

MISSION STATEMENT: To advocate and promote a healthier environment, job creation, financial independence, safety and neighborhood revitalization.

Expanded skills training and partnerships
2018-2020 Completed 3 duplexes for seniors 62+, Offered State based healthcare training

Coordinated community workshops related to public safety, foreclosure prevention, financial literacy, home ownership and a six week literacy camp for youth,

Focused on establishing a green community, constructed a water playground for children, established urban and community gardens

Constructed a 9,600 square foot office and retail space, 26,000 square foot neighborhood grocery store and offered miscellaneous workforce literacy workshops

1981- 2003
Offered HIV/AIDS prevention & awareness training, rehabbed houses, secured property for grocery store and retail center helped residents increase home ownership awareness and maintenance

Established in 1978 and incorporated as a non-profit in 1981