This week Stacy and Tim talks with Tiffany Wieburg and Riley about Make A Wish Illinois and an event held in July called I Spy A Wish.
Kristen Berchtold and Belinda Young from the South Side Office of Concern discuss the Richland Community Development Project with Tim Johnson and Stacy Borho. The SSOC has partnered with Greater Peoria LISC to revitalize the Richland neighborhood in East Peoria.
The projects major components are a home repair program, resident engagement and neighborhood improvement and community engagement. Aug 18 and Sept 8 are big project days and they could use some help, especially from contractors, building materials and cash. ssocpeoria.org
In The Neighborhood: Co-Executive Directors of South Side Mission, Reverend Craig Williams and Crystal Kyle speak with Tim Johnson and Stacy Borho about the Hike for Hunger and South Side Stride 5k Run/Walk.
In The Neighborhood: Listen every Friday morning In The Neighborhood with Tim Johnson and Stacy Borho. We talk with people in your community that lead organizations, businesses and government. Our goal is to learn who they are and why they got involved in serving the greater Peoria Area of central Illinois. "These are the people in your neighborhood..." that go that extra mile. The people that make the heartland what it is". We reach to inspire involvement and leadership in the Peoria Area. How did you get started? Why did you get involved? Why should others be involved?
Tim and Stacy visit the Unity Point Health Wellmobile event to learn about the importance of different types of screenings and how to prepare for them.