Bridging the Opportunity Gap

The Ravenel Bridge is the quintessential Charleston landmark. Defining the Holy City’s skyline, this bridge represents a much deeper connection than simple transportation. We witnessed the bridge represent a new age of growth when it opened to the public in 2005. Each April, we see it represent symbols of athleticism as thousands embark on its […]


  Wednesday, June 15th, Charleston Promise Neighborhood collaborated with The Upper Peninsula Initiative, The Sustainability Institute, BoomTown!, Enough Pie and Loving America Street to give our Residents an opportunity to gather, fellowship, and hear about exciting progress within The Neighborhood. It is vitally important to keep open lines of communication with our Residents, because the […]

Family Literacy Night: Food, Fun and Fellowship in The Neighborhood

On May 19th, Charleston Promise Neighborhood hosted a Family Literacy Night at Mary Ford Elementary. This 21st Century Learning Community Event was a collaboration between Charleston Promise Neighborhood and Reading Partners. Over 150 residents attended to learn about summer reading loss prevention, Extending Learning Time programs, and financial literacy (thanks to our friends from BB&T). […]