Over the years, fewer and fewer bats and Chimney Swifts are seen in our area. East Buntynites want to provide safe, suitable housing for these creatures that are so beneficial to our families and the ecosystem.
We are programming and open sourcing the community garden building in a wasted lot of a high demand area threatened by developers for youth to learn sustainable skills for a replicable and robust garden based curriculum.
For this project, senior citizens will teach children how to establish a garden. It will involve the churches, schools, and community organizations. The outcome will be knowledge about nutrition and exercise.
In celebration of 150 years of working in our community, First Baptist Church, Lauderdale, will install a commemorative neighborhood mural that will teach about the rich history of our south Memphis neighborhood.
Building a business to benefit women who are survivors of prostitution and trafficking. Through products such as herbal teas & honey sticks for example, we will be servin' up justice one cup at a time.
The McLemore Rembert Block Club will be organized to promote unity among neighbors, improve the quality of life in the neighborhood, foster revitalization and improve the community’s economic viability.
The iron fence that runs along the south side of Alabama will be woven with bright fabrics to turn the fence into a tapestry. The tapestry sections of fence will be interspersed with sections of sunflowers.
We provide bicycle helmets to youngsters who need them. At our bicycle safety rodeos we help kids ride more safely. The events are set up to be fun and challenging. Each participant receives a custom-fitted helmet