Project Neighbors 2021 Letter

Dear Friends of Project Neighbors, It is the mission of Project Neighbors to strengthen and enrich the larger Valparaiso community by addressing issues related to race, class, and poverty, and to build healthy families and neighborhoods where diversity of all kinds is welcomed and cherished. For...

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WVLP 103.1 FM

Locally owned and controlled media is a rarity these days. For the past 40 to 50 years, the trend has been for national (and international) corporations to buy up small town newspapers, TV, and radio stations. The reality is that six corporations control 90% of the media outlets in America. They...

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A Sharpie, a Piece of Cardboard, and a Vision

An amazing, complicated, and often infuriating man, Walt Reiner and his wife, Lois, (pictured) were the founders of Project Neighbors.  The story of that beginning is for a later date. Today I want to just give you a sense of the man. Start by looking at the picture. Note the condition of his...

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Recent News

Variance for Valparaiso affordable housing project ends in tie vote; project may get another chance in July            Dozens of people shared their thoughts about two proposals for affordable housing, both backed by Project Neighbors, at a Valparaiso Board of Appeals...

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