NBN is a community capacity building
organization and neighborhood support organization (NSO). We work with neighborhoods and community
based organizations to support leadership development and increase the
possibility of a community to create sustainable and progressive change. NBN celebrates and utilizes the assets of
individuals in a community by fostering an environment where community members
work collaboratively to achieve a collective community vision. As NBN enters its twenty-eighth year, its
Board of Directors and staff is more dedicated than ever to fulfilling its
NBN continued its placed-based work in 13 neighborhoods of East/Northeast Winston-Salem and started training 14 paid interns to work within their neighborhoods
NBN's grassroots grant-making portfolio increased to ($95K
for resident-led projects.
NBN “We’ve Got Roots” celebration was held on June 15th. This well attended event allowed us to raise over $14,000 to further our resident-led work.
Assisted the Cleveland Avenue Steering Committee in forming a resident-led Community Development Corporation
NBN assisted the residents of Walnut Tree, North Carolina in completing a Kaboom Playground Project
NBN held a community
conversation with Edgar Cahn the founder of TimeBanks USA and has create a Timebanking community of over 200 members since the summer of 2016