Browsing Archive: May, 2012

What I Know 5-16-12

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, May 16, 2012,
This is the last blog I will post for a few weeks, I'm taking some time off - 3 weeks to be exact - to recharge the engines. My next blog will be on June 13th. Until then, and even after, you can go to where I go to get info: D12, the Bugle and listserv (got to the D12 website and sign up.)

The projects I am currently working on include putting together a website for the Creative Enterprise Zone with Plaudit, a web-design company located in the Triangle building right on University Avenue just...
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What I Know 5-11-12

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Friday, May 11, 2012,
Sorry for the delay, this is the STAR grant interview week, so we spend a couple mornings listening to presentations by applicants. Lots of good requests coming in and not many funding sources. Biggest ask is from the city for the new downtown baseball stadium, $1.5M, pretty good chunk of change. Looks like the city got some help from the state legislature's bonding bill so the possibility of being able to take light rail down to a Saints game or high school state championship or senior leagu...
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What I Know 5-2-12

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, May 2, 2012,
I had the privilege of grabbing coffee at the Bistro with Julie Himmelstrup and the Escher String Quartet on Monday morning. The Quartet was in town to play the finale in what has been another successful Music in the Park Series season and they had just finished a mini-concert at the StAP Elementary school. Julie has always been committed to sharing these great musicians with the schools and Senior Home to maximize their impact on young and old lives. They also performed two shows with classi...
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Jon Schumacher - Executive Director Hi, I'm Jon Schumacher, the Executive Director of the Saint Anthony Park Community Foundation. The Foundation's role is to understand our community needs, bring people together to help find solutions and then support their implementation. I am the point person for that and the blog is my way of keeping my board and neighbors up-to-date on all that is happening around District 12.