CBCC Grows with New Staff
D. Yvonne Rivers was hired as Executive Coordinator. Ms. Rivers serves as a part-time consultant to Near SE/SW CBCC to expand outreach and to achieve the CBCC mission. Ms. Rivers has over twenty years of nonprofit development and community organizing expertise and conducts entrepreneurial and nonprofit training in Washington, DC. She is a graduate of Lincoln University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and did graduate marketing studies at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Ms. Rivers is the owner of Phoebe Marketing Group based in Washington, DC.
CBCC Meets with DC Council Member Barry about Randall Rec Center
Representatives of CBCC met with Councilman Marion Barry, Chair of the Committee on Workforce and Public Affairs, which includes oversight of Parks and Recreation, to advocate for support of community center at the Randall Rec. site.
April 13 Board Resolution
The CBCC, with its focus on securing improvement in Housing Access, Employment, Recreation and Education, supports the Small Area Planning process and we also pursue funding and programming for the Randall Rec site as a community center and seek a city budget commitment towards that end.