We had a hugely successful 3rd “Legal Services Day” on October 13th, 45 low income community members got through to see a judge, they did over 2,500 hours in community service and about $220,000 in fines were waived for their efforts. Thanks to the DA’s Office, public defenders from Metropolitan Public Defender Services, Inc., our partner organizations that tabled: SE Works, Inc., Constructing Hope, The Wallace Medical Concern, and of course Rosewood staff and volunteers!!!
Connecting youth to resources in education, social services, jobs and many more great opportunities. Oct. 19th from 3-6 at Rosewood.
September 26th was National Voter Registration Day! Rosewood helped people in the community to register to vote! 2018 is an extremely important year for us all to be registered and voting for great people to represent our community!
Hey Friends! Rosewood Night Out is coming up soon! We’re so excited to see you all out here with us! Please share this event with your friends and family and RSVP so it’s on your calendar! Hope to see you all there enjoying the festivities!
Here is is the link to our Facebook event page!
We’re about halfway done with flooring and two days into our painting week! Thanks to the dozens of volunteers and apprentices that have helped already!! You can really feel how beautiful the new space is going to be! (photo cred Aaron Vongdeuane)
The Rosewood Community Center remodel began full force after the first of the year…only to come to a screeching halt with this insane weather. We met this morning with our developer Sara from MotiveSpace and our contractors with Lorentz Bruun to get an update. Deliveries of lumber and other materials are delayed from snow, but they are SO ready to bust this out once mother nature cuts us a break. Pictured here is our future computer lab, how exciting!! Can’t wait to see it complete and full of people learning, working and playing. Stay tuned for more updates…
The remodel begins!!
First things first, we finally got new storefront doors!
Last Thursday, we held our 3rd Annual National Night Out! We had a great BBQ and community resources that served a little over 1,000 community members! Children got to enjoy different activities and there were a lot of prizes raffled off! Community members were out in the parking lot interacting with one another, and also dancing to some live music! Again thank you to every sponsor, and every person involved to make this event a success! We can’t wait until next year!
Last week The Aspire Project hosted their first dance camp for the summer at Rosewood! The camp was successful as 15 participants were empowered to dance for a week, and showing off what they learned in a final performance at the end! Their theme was Peter Pan and Friends, the second dance camp of the summer will be August 15th-19th! Learn more about The Aspire Project on their website!