Last week, we said goodbye to our 2018 Americorps VISTAs. This week, we say hello to our 2019 team. For the new year, Sarah Gifford, Josy ..
For the past 12 months, Kiara Brown, Jessica Puckett, and Neema Tamang have worked hard to build capacity at the Better Block in both our ..
We are so excited to be back working in Akron, this time in the Copley Road neighborhood. If you are in the area, come share your ideas on..
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..