Franklin & Eastern

Burton Heights

East Fulton

Madison Square


West Leonard

Alger Heights

Wealthy Street

Michigan Street

Grandville Ave



Franklin & Eastern

Division South

West Fulton


Neighborhood Ventures (NV) works with neighborhood business districts to help them become self-sustaining and vibrant. A neighborhood business district is a concentration of small, independent businesses that draw from the surrounding residential community. NV seeks to ehance and revitalize neighborhood business districts by providing technical assistance and access to practical economic development tools (see Projects and Programs) through partnering with other area organizations and community stakeholders.


Economic Gardening

Economic Gardening

March 21, 2015

Mark Lewis, President and CEO of Neighborhood Ventures, talks about outcomes of the Economic Gardening Program.

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It's National Small Business Week! Did you know more than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year? We would love for you to share your neighborhood small business story with us! #DreamSmallBiz #neighborhoodbusinesses #NVis10!

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