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Rosedale Park, Fairmount neighborhood associations earn honors at national conference

Posted June 2, 2017

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Catherine Huckaby

Neighborhoods, USA honored two Fort Worth neighborhood associations for outstanding innovation, grassroots participation and capacity building at the 42nd annual NUSA conference in Omaha, Neb.

The Historic Rosedale Park Neighborhood Association’s “Stop Six Initiative” won second place in the Multi-Neighborhood Project Partnerships category while the Fairmount Neighborhood Association’s “Fairmont Festivus 2016” took home fourth place in the Social Revitalization in a Single Neighborhood category. Both neighborhoods competed against associations representing cities from throughout the country.

In addition, Fort Worth Community Engagement Manager Catherine Huckaby was elected as one of seven new members of the Neighborhoods, USA Board of Directors. Neighborhoods, USA is a national nonprofit organization committed to building and strengthening neighborhood organizations.

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