Hazelwood Initiative, Inc.
Building a stronger Hazelwood through inclusive community development
Building Generational Wealth
25 homes sold to low-moderate income 1st time homeowners
Affordable commercial spaces rented to local entrepreneurs on 2nd Ave.
Improving Climate Resilience
700+ trees planted to reduce heat and flood risk on public lands, schools, and residences
7 households granted free solar installations
2 community gardens, 2 parklets, and 1 playground created and maintained; 11 indoor and outdoor air quality monitors installed
Preserving Homes and History
63 units purchased for low-income rentals; 43 under construction
Renovation of 2 schools and 5 other buildings of community significance; 5 public art projects
Provided $155,000 in housing and food assistance grants through our Neighborhood Investment Fund
Helped residents to successfully apply for $1 MILLION in grants from the Emergency Rental Assistance Program