Broad Community Connections has a range of methods that it pursues to achieve its vision of a thriving, equitable, inclusive Broad Street.
Mobilize businesses & residents to increase collaboration and community development.
Invest in placekeeping projects that achieve a transformative impact.
Collect deep data insights to raise awareness and promote nuanced problem-solving.
Working with business and property owners to expand opportunities for small business ownership and wealth creation, particularly for underserved entrepreneurs and small businesses, and promoting Broad Street as a vibrant commercial district
Working to create policies to support BCC, partner, and community priorities
$35 million invested in high-impact community real estate development projects, including the ReFresh Project and the Rose Collaborative
created via the ReFresh Project + Rose Collaborative
of blighted/vacant property back into commerce
120 small businesses
organized, attracted, or supported on Broad Street
in direct grants to small business owners for The Iconic Signage Project, an ongoing partnership with local artists and businesses to create neon signs
500 community-based organizations that meet monthly at the Refresh project to share information and resources
$1.3 million secured for two streetscape projects on Broad at Greenway and Bayou Road
100+ trees planted on Broad corridor and surrounding neighborhoods