Organization

Eastown Community Association

Grand Rapids, MI | http://www.eastown.org
Joined in December 2007

About Us

We are the Eastown Community Association [ECA]. We are dedicated to building, backing, and broadening community through proactive neighboring and community improvement. Here are some ways that we accomplish our mission:

  • Sponsoring neighborhood cleanups
  • Hosting community social events
  • Enlisting volunteers and employing their time and talents
  • Reporting and recording housing code violations
  • Establishing block clubs and encouraging proactive neighboring
  • Envisioning and initiating strategies for Eastown’s future
  • Hosting a garden club and planning for more green spaces
  • Working in partnership with the Eastown Business Association (EBA)
  • Collaborating with local colleges on student centered concerns
  • Promoting and petitioning for the traffic calming devices and designs
  • Helping homebound and low income residents find support services
  • Seeking “ways and means” to enhance and expand community outreach
  • Working to reduce crime and provide alternative activities for our “at risk” youths
  • Publishing and distributing the Eastown Access

We are the Eastown Community Association [ECA]. We are dedicated to building, backing, and broadening community through proactive neighboring and community improvement. Here are some ways that we accomplish our mission:

  • Sponsoring…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Community Development
  • Crime & Safety
  • Philanthropy
  • Volunteering

Location

  • 415 Ethel SE
    Grand Rapids, MI 49506