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).
Live local, give local! Join WBNA and the West Side Kids Committee in supporting our 2nd annual community-led Thanksgiving food drive to help families at Asa Messer Elementary, Carl Lauro Elementary and West Broadway Middle Schools. Easy drop off at WBNA or purchase grocery gift cards here!
Decorate a spooktacular BOOth for Trick or Treaters, bring your costumed kiddos to enjoy activities and games, and help families in need by donating grocery gift cards or food for our West Side schools Food Drive.
Luongo Square enhancement project, bocce courts and chess in the park, and continued advocacy for a diverse and livable neighborhood – all our work is fueled by you. Check in on our year's Work Plan goals and projects, and help support our efforts by becoming a 2017 member today.
After hearing public testimony from west side neighbors, the Providence Historic District Commission (HDC) is requiring improvements to developers' plans for a proposed five story building at 1292 Westminster Street presented at last month's HDC meeting.
WBNA's summer performance series (July 20 & 27, and August 3) features family-friendly fun with children's music artist Lindsay Meehan, K.C. Moaners, Trinity Rep's bilingual premiere of Romeo + Juliet, and Karma Rocket, plus lots of kids activities and more.
Mixed-use development is what keeps a city vital and its commercial corridors relevant, thriving and at service to the people who live there. Read more about plans for 1292 Westminster Street and why it matters to the health of our community.
WBNA's collaboration with House of Hope to create a summer pilot outreach program in Dexter Training Ground has expanded to offer training to west side neighbors who wish to help assist individuals in the park who are homeless or housing insecure.