A Program of Good Neighbor Ventures
AMPHI COMMUNITY ACTION GROUP
Supporters of Amphi Community Action Group:
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:
Year 2 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
Amphi Community Action Group Meetings:
Fourth Wednesday of every month at 240 W. Navajo Road (Menninger Hall) starting at 6:00pm.
Amphi Neighborhood Association Meetings:
First Wednesday of every month at 240 W. Navajo Road (Menninger Hall) starting at 6:30pm.
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.
To see additional strategies on how to empower a neighborhood, follow this link Planning Strategies.
Additional Videos From Other Sites
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
|Black or African American alone||622||415|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone||323||277|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone||15||14|
|Some Other Race alone||1392||1605|
|Two or More Races||471||345|
|Median Age Male||31.5||28.8|
|Median Age Female||33.6||32.0|
Click here to see a directory of schools, businesses, churches, and resources located in Amphi Neighborhood.