The Better Block announces the opening of the Exchange House, an Airbnb and cultural exchange project in Akron’s North Hill neighborhood.
Better Block today announces the newest additions to its team—four AmeriCorps VISTAs.
The VISTAs are members who commit to a year-long, f..
8 80 Cities recently completed their report on our joint Macon Connects project that took place in September 2016 in Downtown Macon, Georg..
We are so excited to announce the launch of our newest initiative, Wikiblock, an open-source toolkit of designs for benches, chairs, p..
As we stood in the large lot, watching the volunteers put the finishing touches on the hay bale pool, we were approached by a man who work..
When I was placing an order for portable toilets for April 23rd’s Better Block installation, we came face to face with the infamy surround..
Better Blocks may start over a weekend, but their impact lasts much longer. Last year, New Kensington, Pennsylvania, asked Team Better Blo..
When Hayro, one of the Better Block team members, brought this video to our attention,..
Team Better Block was recently announced as one of the 12 winners of the Knight Green Line Challenge. The Knight-funded project, entitled ..
The Better Block team was recently awarded a Knight Cities grant to convert excess housing stock in Akron, OH into a vibrant community cen..