The Block Party couldn’t have happened without help from the Sanford Area Association of Realtors. In addition to the labor, representatives from that group got several items donated by area businesses, including $1,200 in materials from Lowes Home Improvement of Sanford.
contributed by serving breakfast, whereas members of the First Congregational Christian Church prepared and served lunch. The First Baptist Church also helped by serenading the audience during lunch. Temple Teens
This was the second year for the event. Last year the City of
Sanford, and others targeted Charlotte Avenue. At present, Maple Avenue is expected to be the focus point for 2013. Community Development Manager, Karen Kennedy, anticipates the project will happen again in the spring time between the areas of Third and Seventh. This event was in conjunction with the Mayor's Housing Task Force. New Hope Baptist Church