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Seeking the Wisdom of Residents: The New Community Engagement Council
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Seeking the Wisdom of Residents: The New Community Engagement Council

Charleston Promise Neighborhood works in The Neck in a collaborative relationship with members of the communities it serves. CPN staff know that they cannot serve the Neighborhood without the wisdom and insights of its neighbors. From its inception, CPN has empaneled a Community Engagement Council (CEC), a cross-section of adult community residents, to advise its…

Acting on Community Engagement Council Suggestions
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Acting on Community Engagement Council Suggestions

CPN hosts monthly Community Engagement Council meetings to receive feedback and recommendations from its residents. CPN is committed to acting on recommendations from the community. In one meeting led by CPN Director of Programs Vicky Ingalls, five families shared stories about the challenges they face in school and or the neighborhood. Participants included: A grandmother…

Family Science Night on Halloween Was Spooktacular!
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Family Science Night on Halloween Was Spooktacular!

It was an evening of learning for parents and students at Mary Ford Elementary School on Halloween Night, courtesy of Charleston Promise Neighborhood, Ingevity and Mercedes Benz Vans. Students first learned STEM-based lessons and then attempted to build self-propelling boats that floated out of popsicle sticks and a few other supplies. Following the program, CPN…