We are excited to learn about what’s working and what’s not in other communities and apply those lessons to our own.
GRO Ash Grove works to create collaboration through all avenues in the community to achieve the revitalization of the town, attract new residents, and promote a better quality of life for the community.
- Coordinated Christmas Lights event. Saw great community engagement. Businesses were a lot more interested in supporting the event than what we had initially imagined.
- Have established a Housing Restoration Council.
- Two-mile cleanup event: Citizens want to see the town get cleaned up. Seeing a lot of interest here.
- Housing beautification award program has been launched.
- Launched a local GRO Facebook Page.
- Operation Easter Bunny Egg Drop: Fundraiser event.
- Valentine’s Day Fundraiser.
- Developed an outstanding GRO Ash Grove video.
- Collaborative cleanup event (5-7 events).
- Engage community through celebrations (4-5).
- Enrolled 4-6 families in Project RISE.
- Establish a plan on how the city and the community can work together to improve the town.
The following individuals help make the our GRO Ash Grove projects more effective and impactful.