A small grey building adjacent to Nojaim Brothers Grocery Store has been the home of St. Joseph’s Hospital Westside Clinic since 1994. The clinic, run by Dr. Luis Castro, is a treasured institution in the neighborhood. Both Nojaim’s nutrition program and St. Joseph’s emphasis on building community were highlighted in the national PBS series  “Designing[…]


Over the last seven years the Near Westside has experienced considerable growth and an increase in valuable community resources, yet sometimes residents are not aware of what services and opportunities are available to them.  The NWSI, with generous funding from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, created the Neighborhood Navigator as a tool for local residents[…]