Community health is an integral part of thriving neighborhood. NWSI has led a number of projects aimed at improving the health of residents and revitalizing the local economy through partnerships with Saint Joseph’s Hospital and Nojaim’s Brothers Supermarket. About Nojaim’s Nojaim Brothers Supermarket has been a neighborhood anchor, an employer and a source of locally[…]
NWSI aims to a creative hub for artistic endeavors and public art projects that engage with the Near Westside community. SALTQuarters Gallery SALTQuarters is a community space and art gallery that serves as a home for NWSI’s Artist in Residence program. The gallery is free to be curated by local curators, artists and arts promoters[…]
Creating new opportunities for owner occupancy that center on sustainable design and preservation of historical architecture
Revitalizing the community through partnerships between residents, local businesses, foundations, and the City of Syracuse.
In 2011 when construction was just starting, Bob Daino, CEO of the broadcasting company stated “WCNY was drawn to the Near Westside by the entrepreneurial spirit, creativity and cultural richness of this historic neighborhood and the people who live and work in it. WCNY looks forward to being a good neighbor and contributing to the[…]
by Alex Ptachick, SU student beat writer Two years into its existence, Patch-Up Studio on the Near Westside has evolved into a community art center, where children and adults can come to let their creative juices flow. Juan Cruz, the owner and director, has brought a geographically diverse resume to his position as artist-in-residence at[…]