The WBNA 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).
As part of our Live Local, Give Local community giving campaign this holiday season, WBNA is collecting new and unwrapped toys for children ages 18 months to 13 years of age in support of West End Community Center's annual toy drive. Thank you for considering those in need in our community as you plan your holiday giving.
Hear about teaching and learning at our neighborhood public schools, meet the award-winning principals from Asa Messer Elementary and West Broadway Middle Schools, and talk with parents whose children attend these schools.
The City Plan Commission Hearing on a proposed 5 story development at 1292 Westminster is Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Please make your voice heard and be engaged in a public process that not only impacts this site but will shape the development of our neighborhood's main streets for years to come.
Review of a fantastic House Tour weekend and celebration that includes photos by Jack Ryan and Rebecca Atwood. Special thanks to all who made it possible and a great success.
It's a simple idea: Give where you live. And this year, WBNA makes it simple to do, by organizing three local giving opportunities that promise a positive impact in neighbors' lives this season.