Tag Archives | Esperanza Neighborhood Project
A new grant program seeks to help businesses owners rehabilitate and improve their appearances in businesses around the City’s French Street corridor. Businesses in the Esperanza Neighborhood Project target area will be able to apply for matching grants of up to $20,000 to improve the quality of storefronts and signage. This is intended to create […]
Is there unsightly graffiti present on your home or business? The Esperanza Neighborhood Project and NJ Youth Corps of Middlesex County-New Brunswick are willing to help you clean it up! “The Anti-Graffiti Clean-up Crew” is available to help clean and paint over graffiti on private residences and businesses in New Brunswick. The cleaning crew is […]
The celebration will begin at 11 a.m. in the New Brunswick Free Public Library’s Community Room with storytelling by re-enactor Domingo Camarillo as Benito Juárez, President of Mexico. Festivities at the library will also include piñata, face painting, arts and crafts.
At 1 p.m., a parade featuring low rider cars will take start at the library and proceed to Joyce Kilmer Park, where there will be variety of food vendors, music and dance performances.
Admission to the event is free and open to all.
A colorful new mural is now visible on the French Street corridor, depicting strength, perseverance and determination. “Una gota rompe la piedra” or “A drop breaks the stone,” created by artist Lunar New Year, was a collaboration between Esperanza Neighborhood Project and its parent agency New Brunswick Tomorrow and local arts nonprofit coLAB Arts. This […]