Our Celebrating Community segment will highlight the hardworking men, women and children of the Near North Side, with updates, success stories and ways to celebrate the GREATNESS within the community.
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Mr. Larry Jones has lived in Preservation Square since November 2015. Mr. Jones is an active member of the community participating in several programs offered by Urban Strategies, Inc (USI). Mr. Jones recently received his Certificate of Completion from the University of Missouri Extension for completion of the nutrition class, "Eating Smart, Being Active". In addition, he opened a savings account with First Community Credit Union after attending the FREE tax prep at the William J. Harrison Center. He also has attends a wide range of USI events and programs including the Managing Stress workshop, Preservation Block Parties, and a host of community meetings.
Please join us in saluting Mr. Jones for being an example of a dedicated resident and leader within our community.