NeighborWorks Week 2018

In celebration of the 2018 NeighborWorks Week (June 2-9), Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHH) held two community events for its residents in San Luis Obispo County and Santa Barbara County. Read more...

Community Block Party & Resource Fair
June 2, 2018 - Oak Forest Apartments, Arroyo Grande, CA

To kick off 2018 NeighborWorks Week, Peoples' Self-Help Housing held a free Community Block Party in Arroyo Grande. More than 100 attendees from seven of PSHH’s properties in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties attended the free event sponsored by NeighborWorks America to learn about community services and resources available to them plus a chance to meet their neighbors and participate in free raffles, Zumba classes and gardening activity. We also were excited to welcome NeighborsAmerica Regional Vice President Gary Wolfe at the party. Read more...

Community Garden Build
June 9, 2018 - Mariposa Townhomes, Orcutt, CA

To close out NeighborWorks Week, Peoples' Self-Help Housing held a community garden build at its Mariposa Townhomes in Orcutt on June 9. Some 30 resident and community volunteers pulled on work gloves and spent the afternoon building two 2-foot by 8-foot raised garden beds. The garden was funded by a Whole Kids Foundation grant and was built with the support of University of California Cooperative Extension San Luis Obispo. Read more...