Causes: Economic Development
Mission: To improve the quality of life for neighborhood residents while promoting home ownership.
Programs: Best maintained a safe neighborhood providing affordable rental units for low income families and provided space for a local market offering fresh produce and groceries to the neighborhood. These units have low rental rates and are targeted to low income families. Best also purchased and demolished blighted properties and helped provide a neat and clean neighborhood appearance as well as increasing neighboring property values.
best assisted low income, elderly, or disabled homeowners with repairs and landscaping
best received monies from assistance with a community garden project in which residents harvested produce to be sold to local citizens