Overall, the Association accomplishes its revitalization goals through community-wide engagement and support. Fundamental components of the organization’s projects include economic development, social and community service programs, and cultural and arts enhancement.
The Association works to stimulate growth through economic restructuring and the development of community and cultural resources that affect the City of Indianapolis.
The Association’s first revitalization project, 10 East Main Street, is one of the city’s key neighborhood business districts. This nine block project area encompasses more than 25 unique and eclectic neighborhood-serving retail businesses and organizations located between Temple and Olney Streets. The Association is working to strengthen 10 East Main Street as a healthy and economically vital commercial and residential corridor.
The Civic Association offers technical assistance for small business growth and development; hosts rehab workshops and provides programs focusing on architectural guidelines, regulations and design services appropriate to improving and preserving the corridor’s physical environment; and encourages the application of business practices appropriate to the community’s needs.
Founded in 2001 as an outreach initiative of the Near Eastside Community Organization (NESCO), the John H. Boner Community Center and United Way, the East 10th Street Civic Association is made up of business and property owners, developers, investors and
The East 10th Street Civic Association is a not-for-profit, charitable and community-led organization dedicated to the revitalization of the 10 East Biz District. Since 2002 the Civic Association has offered strategic business, economic and community dev
Be our guest as the East 10th Street Business District comes alive with holiday cheer! Enjoy holiday shopping, festive live music, and photos with Santa and Mrs...
Join the East 10th Street Civic Association for eats, drinks and festivities in celebration of the organiziation's role in recent successes at the west node gateway....