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Amphi Neighborhood - Senior CAG Partner

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Amphi Neighborhood - Senior CAG Partner

BOUNDARIES:
North: Roger
East: First Avenue
West: Oracle Road
South: Fort Lowell Road

Location: Tucson, AZ (Ward 3)
Members: 4
Latest Activity: Dec 5, 2013

Neighborhood Profile and Resources

Amphi Neighborhood is located in ward 3.  To connect to the ward office, click this link http://cms3.tucsonaz.gov/ward3.

 

AMPHI COMMUNITY ACTION GROUP

Supporters of Amphi Community Action Group:

 

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Amphi Neighborhood has partnered with Good Neighbor Ventures to be a  primary focus area for social and economic development.  This means we are focused on building a safer, healthier and more prosperous neighborhood. In an effort to continue to improve our neighborhood, the Amphi Community Action Group (ACAG) has been formed.

 Purpose of the ACAG:

“Bring together groups invested in the Amphi Neighborhood to identify resources and create a community voice in order to positively impact the quality of life for all Amphi residents.” 

 

ACAG Active Partners:

  • Amphi Foundation
  • Amphi Neighborhood Association
  • La Paloma Family Services
  • Tucson International Alliance of Refugee Communities
  • Tucson Police Department
  • Woods Memorial Library
  • ward 3, Council Member Karin Uhlich

Join Amphi Community Action Group-Membership Information Packet

 

SUCCESSES:

Year 2 Summary

Year 3 Summary

Total Served through Programs/Projects: 304

Current Successes (Year 4):

Awarded GNV Funding

Mobilized Jump for Jobs Program at Woods Memorial Library

Cleaned traffic circles

STAY INFORMED

 Amphi Community Action Group E-Newsletter Sign-up

Amphi November E-Newsletter

Archived Newsletters

GET INVOLVED

Amphi Community Action Group Meetings:

Fourth Wednesday of every month in the library of Prince Elementary starting at 5:30 pm.

 

Amphi Neighborhood Association Meetings:

Fourth Thursday of every month at 240 W. Navajo Road (Menninger Hall) starting at 6:30pm.

 

NEIGHBORHOOD EVENTS

Movie in Amphi Park- October 19th from 5:30-8:30. Event went great! We had 55-60 people join us in the park. Check back for more great events hosted by the Amphi Community Action Group!

 

Spring Movie Night in Navajo (Amphi) Park- On May 3rd at 6:30pm, the Amphi Community Action Group will be hosting a Movie Night in the Park. The event is free and for all ages! Don't forget to bring a blanket or chair to sit on! Movie will begin at sundown!

Traffic Circle Clean-Up- November 29, 2013 @ 2pm. Group will be meeting by the traffic circle on Yavapai and Fontana.

AMPHI COMMUNITY ACTION GROUP STRATEGIES:

The planning strategies and reports below are the work of the Amphi Community Action Group. This group consists of neighborhood leaders and residents, schools, businesses, churches, nonprofits, funders and investors of the neighborhood. Each strategy demonstrates how their collaborative effort works to empower the neighborhood.

Decrease and Prevent Crime

Increase Healthy Lifestyles

Improve Educational Success

Increase Job Skills and Employment

To see additional strategies on how to empower a neighborhood, follow this link Planning Strategies.

NEIGHBORHOOD VIDEOS:


Additional Videos From Other Sites

EPIC Youth Cleanup Day

NEIGHBORHOOD PHOTOS:

Traffic Circle  Clean-Up: 11/29/2013

 

Tucson Clean and Beautiful Presentation-11/19/2013

Spring Movie Night in the Park-5/3/2013

Epic Youth Clean-Up-4/2012

 NEIGHBORHOOD INDICATORS









2010 2000
Total Population 7461 7611
White alone 4200 4684
Black or African American alone 622 415
American Indian and Alaska Native alone 323 277
Asian alone 438 271
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 15 14
Some Other Race alone 1392 1605
Two or More Races 471 345
Hispanic/Latino 3472 2896
Median Age 32.7 30.4
Median Age Male 31.5 28.8
Median Age Female 33.6 32.0
Total Houses 3729 3689
Occupied 3105 3266
Owner Occupied 559 672
Renter Occupied 2546 2594
Vacant 624 423

Demographics Map and Graphs

CRIME

Data: 2008-2012

 MAPS

Crime: 2012

Crime: 2013

EDUCATION

Data: 2010

MAPS

School Enrollment
Educational Attainment

EMPLOYMENT

Data: 2010

MAPS

Employment
Income

HEALTH

Data 2010

MAPS

Health Map

NEIGHBORHOOD DIRECTORY:

 Click here to see a directory of schools, businesses, churches, and resources located in Amphi Neighborhood.

Discussion Forum

Fundraiser

Started by Milini Feb 28, 2013. 0 Replies

We need ideas for an ongoing fundraiser! What are some successful fundraisers (ie. raffles, selling cookies, etc) you have done or seen?Continue

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Comment by Milini on April 25, 2013 at 11:18am

Thanks to Pima County Health Department for speaking at the last Amphi Community Action Group meeting! They provide great services in the community! We will have some of their information and discount prescription cards at our Spring Movie Night next Friday!!

Comment by Milini on October 30, 2012 at 10:11am

Thanks to the International Rescue Committee and Make Way for Books for speaking at the last Amphi Community Action Group meeting! Check out the October minutes attached for more information!

Comment by Milini on October 19, 2012 at 1:39pm

Come out and meet the Amphi Community Action Group and residents in your neighborhood tonight! "Movie Night in The Park" begins at 6:00pm in Amphi Park! Bring your own towel/ chair/ blanket to sit on!

Hope to see everyone there!

 
 
 

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