West Broadway Neighborhood Association organizes neighbors and businesses on the West Side of Providence to preserve and promote our diverse, historic, urban community as a safe, vibrant, and sustainable place to be SWELL (Shop, Work, Eat, Live, and Learn locally).
Time for spring cleaning across the neighborhood at WBNA's 36th Annual Spring Cleanup and GreenUp! Cleanup Day ends with our annual free cookout for all volunteers. Make a great and visible impact on the neighborhood while getting to know your neighbors.
Be a Street Captain for our annual Spring Cleanup! Tired of seeing the same problem areas near your home week after week? Here's your chance to make it better in one day all while getting to know your neighbors!
From helping neighbors in need to ensuring neighbors have “a place at the table” about issues that are closest to home, our work could not be done without the support of WBNA members. While challenges over the years have changed, the need to come together and collectively find solutions continues. Learn more.
Our neighborhood will soon have a full service grocery store right on Cranston Street, and we’ve got the photos to prove it. Read a guest blog post from one of Urban Greens enthusiastic member-owners, learn more about this new people-powered place on the west side, and find out how to get involved.
Neighborhood Nights is back, WBNA’s all-in-one community meeting where neighbors come together to explore a planned topic or issue, check out WBNA initiatives, and/or play basketball at open gym! This monthly gathering is an easy way to get to know WBNA and your neighbors with free food, childcare, and Spanish interpretation.