You’re Invited: Join Us on July 31 for a ‘Dine & Donate’ Event at Carolina Ale House!

You’re Invited: Join Us on July 31 for a ‘Dine & Donate’ Event at Carolina Ale House!

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We at The West End Community Foundation, Inc. are committed to creating a healthy neighborhood where residents thrive and have the resources they need to become self-sufficient.

As a nonprofit organization, we’re proud to host a special “Dine & Donate” event to help raise funds for enrichment activities and educational initiatives for the West End Community, including ongoing improvements and maintenance for the Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park. Continue reading

5 City Landmarks Within 5 Miles of The Center for Family Life & Recreation at Lyon Park

5 City Landmarks Within 5 Miles of The Center for Family Life & Recreation at Lyon Park

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In addition to the variety of programs and enrichment activities at the Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park, we’re proud to be located in the heart of Durham. Read on to discover five local landmarks to visit within five miles of our center! Continue reading

Serving the Community: Care and Services at Lyon Park Clinic

Serving the Community: Care and Services at Lyon Park Clinic

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Our mission at the West End Community Foundation is to serve our local residents with valuable resources via The Community Family Life & Recreation Center, we are proud to offer a variety of enrichment activities, programs and services at little to no cost.

As many local families face difficult financial situations and often don’t have medical insurance, the Lyon Park Clinic serves all members of the family and offers them a place to get the primary health care that they may need as well as access to health education. Located within the Community Family Life and Recreation Center at Lyon Park,  the Clinic is easily accessible to any Durham resident needing care.  Continue reading

Fun Ways to Get Involved in the Durham Community

Fun Ways to Get Involved in the Durham Community

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It’s true, volunteering can open the door to incredibly rewarding experiences—both for you and the communities and/or organizations you serve. However, finding an opportunity that caters to your interests and skill set can often prove to be challenging.

Read on for a few fun ways to get involved in your local community. Continue reading

5 Ways to Stay Active this Summer at the Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park

5 Ways to Stay Active this Summer at the Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park

CaptureIf you didn’t been spend the cold-weather months last year getting in shape for the warm-weather months this year, fret not. At the Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park, we offer a variety of unique ways to get and stay in shape this summer. What’s more, all of them are free-of-cost!

Read on to discover five great ways to get active this summer at the Center. Continue reading