Nehemiah Project plans two-day open house

Barbecue, tours, brunch planned

The Nehemiah Project’s goal of converting a former elementary school into an activity-driven facility to serve children and families continues.

The organization’s newest additions to The Wright Place for Kids will be part of an open house celebration to begin with a barbecue from 5 to 8 p.m. May 14 and conclude with a brunch from 10 a.m. to

1 p.m. May 15 at 1809 11th St., Altoona.

Tours will highlight The Academy Early Learning Center, a day care center, and Elite Per4mance Baseball Clinic, an indoor field that includes instruction in hitting and pitching.

The event includes children’s activities and opportunities to learn more about various community organizations and their resources.

The Nehemiah Project is a broad, faith-based community development organization committed to assisting underprivileged and blighted neighborhoods with services designed to enhance the residents and their community environment.


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