A long table was spread in the center of our main space at the Exchange House in Akron, Ohio. The table was crowded with dishes and desser..
“Spit me a poem about rebirth and redefining home. About the ways your forefathers died and the ways that you have grown. Though I do not ..
“For the first time in years, people just walked up and down the street with a smile on their faces,” said Terrance Bailey, the owner of a..
A few days after we posted the Exchange House on Airbnb in February, we got our first international guests–a family from France. We were ..
We were gathered around a makeshift work desk. We had pulled out a few chairs to sit on. The house we were in, though renovated, was empty..
It happened during lunch at Klyde Warren Park. We had just finished a discussion with several civic leaders in Dallas about overcoming sti..
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..
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..