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North Austin Center Brings Huge Turf Field And Top-Notch Athletic Programs To West Side
The $31 million sports campus will open in the spring with a baseball diamond and batting practice area, basketball courts, an esports lab and more.
Nonprofit Bringing Free After-School Programs And Meals To Englewood: ‘Our Kids In The Community Need This’
By The Hand Club For Kids will now run its after-school program at The Salvation Army in Englewood four days a week to give students a safe spot to learn and play.
West Side Athletic Center, Affordable Housing Project Receive Grants To ‘Guarantee An Equitable Recovery’ From Pandemic
Seven West and South side projects received We Rise Together grants, supporting community-led developments that could uplift marginalized neighborhoods.
North Austin Community Center Athletic Fields Moving Forward After City Sells West Side Lot For $1
The North Austin Community Center will be a state-of-the-art sports facility that will bring after-school programs and athletic opportunities to local youth.
$31 Million Sports And Youth Center Coming To Vacant West Side Lot
The new center will have the city's only indoor FIFA-regulation soccer arena, multiple turf fields, a baseball training academy and a youth club house with after school programs.
West Side Teens Who Created Austin Harvest Aim To Make It A Year-Round Fresh Market
The teen-led Austin Harvest project has reopened its fresh markets on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The youth want to make it available year-round.
Health Center, Child Care, Affordable Homes Planned To Bring ‘Opportunities For Economic Growth’ To West Side
The project aims to build wealth among legacy West Siders and catalyze other community-driven initiatives in Austin.
North Austin Community Center, Set To Open Next Year, Will Connect West Side Youth To Mentoring, Sports And More
The project is modeled after the Pullman Community Center. Pullman saw significant decreases in crime, increases in home values and a boost to local business after the center opened.
$8 Million Austin Charter School Complex Expansion Will Bring More Grades And A Place For Kids To Play Outdoors
The expansion will also improve the afterschool programming from By The Hand Club For Kids and will also allow kids to stay at Moving Everest Charter School through eighth grade.