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MIDDLEBURY COMMONS - UNDER CONSTRUCTION
Located at 935 E Market St, Middlebury Commons is EANDC's upcoming mixed-use project that will feature forty 1&2-bed apartments for seniors 55 and over, as well as over 13,000 square feet of retail space. The project is expected to be complete by early summer of 2019.
TWO POSITIONS OPEN AT EANDC
We're looking for two part-time positions: a Program Specialist for our Energy Services department and a Housing Counselor for our Center For Homeownership! View our Job Listings Page for details.
EAST AKRON JUBILEE & HOMEOWNERSHIP FAIR
On Saturday, August 4th, EANDC hosted the 2018 East Akron Jubilee at Minson Plaza! There was live music, food, a bounce house, giveaways, homeownership education, and more. Have a look!
EAST AKRON BUBBLE FEST
EANDC was proud to sponsor @PLAY's event, the East Akron Bubble Fest! On the afternoon of July 6, the community enjoyed interactive art and bubble making with the 4x Guinness World Record Winner for largest indoor and outdoor soap bubbles – Dr. UR AWESOME!
HYPE - PUBLIC ART PROJECT
On June 13-14, EANDC hosted a collaborative art project with AtPlay Akron and renowned local artist Mac Love as part of our HYPE program. Look forward to seeing more public art around East Akron!
Revving it Up for Revitalization!
On May 17th, we held our annual fundraiser at the John S. Knight Center and had a blast! We had dancing, food, a silent auction, an RC race car track, and a bunch of REALLY NICE cars on display. Check it out!
Race for a Place 5K
On April 7th, EANDC staff members showed up to to support OCCH and OHFA's Race for a Place to Call Home 5K! Despite the (very) cold weather, everyone had a great time.
East Akron Neighborhood Cookbook
Over the past year, we worked with members of the community to compile recipes from friends, family, and neighbors in the East Akron area into one great cookbook. Check it out on Amazon!
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On Friday, our 2018 HYPE Program came to a close and we celebrated with a luncheon. We are so proud of these young… https://t.co/vUUKeiz24h
The forecast is showing intermittent rain, so the Market Night / Neighborhood Meeting going to be moved indoors! Yo… https://t.co/zQ8iKhqBR7
In the event of inclement weather, we will be moving the Market Night INDOORS to EANDC at 550 S Arlington. You may… https://t.co/DkmmsRkiKb
We're so proud of the work of the work our HYPE kids did! https://t.co/302MS6Gyo2