Banyan connects members of the neighborhood with each other, creating bonds that encourage communication and belonging.  Building trust between residents, and training leaders on every block, brings hope and safety to every home. Banyan acts as a “resource hub,” connecting residents with supportive systems and equipping them as Leading Citizens.


Community Connecting Programs:

  • Lighthouse Network is a block club program of the Banyan that nurtures community, promoting safety and communication on each block. LHN has 32 blocks reaching out to over 3,100 residents. Twenty-two blocks hosted National Night Out parties this year with food and entertainment from eight different cultures.
  • Gathering Events
  • Community Council
  • Leadership Development