Springfield Promise Neighborhood

Name of Non-Profit Organization * Springfield Promise Neighborhood
Today’s Date: * Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Organization’s website http://www.springfieldpromise.com/home/
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number * 33-1147753
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? * 2015
Address * 237 E. High St.
Springfield, OH 45505
United States
County * Clark
Your Name * Kali Lawrence
Your Title * Executive Director
Your email address * kalilawrence2012@gmail.com
Your Phone Number (937) 505-0330
Executive Director’s Name * Kali Lawrence
Executive Director’s email address * kalilawrence2012@gmail.com
What is the mission of your organization? Springfield Promise Neighborhood (SPN) ensures the academic and social success of youth living in the under-resourced neighborhoods of the south side of Springfield, Ohio. We work with families, residents, and community organizations in three focus areas: increasing community participation in areas of safety, housing & youth development; creating sustainable extended learning opportunities for youth that serve their academic, social, & enrichment needs; and developing the local resources that lead to lasting social change.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • (3) Children
  • (5) Education
  • (11) Poverty
Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists? We believe in lifting up local leaders, and no leader is too young! We work hard to be inclusive, collaborative, and responsive to the needs and desires of children and families. We are team-oriented and want to work with all types of people and organizations!
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? * Yes, Grades 6 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web. — Community Garden: outdoors, physical labor to prepare garden spaces; plant seeds, baby plants, and flowers; weed beds; clean up grounds; create art or decorate plant pots.
— Extended learning support: help in after-school and summer clubs for K-6th grade students, with themes of sports, games, science, art, reading, etc.
— Event support: help run community events, including taking attendance, serving food, hosting activity tables (arts & crafts, sports & games, etc.), clean up grounds, set-up and tear-down tables and chairs, etc.
Volunteer coordinator Brittany Craig
Volunteer coordinator’s email address brittanycraig77@gmail.com
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (937) 505-0330