|Council of Directors||
Caddo Parish Schools
William B. Friend
Murphy L. Hunt
Don E. Jones
Dr. Michael B. Leonard
Robert E. Smitherman
Don Weir, Jr.
Shreveport-Bossier Community Renewal is striving to restore the foundation of safe
and caring communities by rebuilding the neighborhood system of caring relationships.
Our cities are plagued with what seem to be overwhelming problems that destroy human relationships: crime, violence, joblessness, welfare dependency, gangs, homelessness, and substandard housing. Even residents of "stable" neighborhoods suffer, living in fear, lacking the sense of security that we all desire.
Our system of interpersonal relationships is failing, and a cure will come about only with the systematic restoration of healthy human relationships.
Community leaders from a variety of disciplines including health, education, environment, public safety, economic development, and housing developed a comprehensive strategic plan for SBCR.
Together with neighborhood residents we will be able to bring about new standards of expectations for life in our community.
Shreveport-Bossier Community Renewal has a practical plan to stop the collapse of interpersonal relationships and to develop a working model for transforming neighborhoods into communities capable of producing caring, other-centered people by:
These integrated initiatives can effect a transformation of our community:
P.O. Box 4678 Shreveport, LA 71134-0678 Telephone (318) 425-3222
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