Choosing Driveway Alert System for Home

One important consideration when buying or building a property is the driveway. It will also be too much of a hassle to purchase one when any of the features of a proper driveway is not available or poorly done, including the driveway alert system. And if you are looking for an upgrade for your driveway, […]


Thanks to major funding from Legacy foundation via the Lake County Community Fund and NIPSCO, a 12-year supporter of NI’s programs, NI installed 10 of these microparks throughout Highland’s neighborhoods. On September 14th NI held its second “Please, Have A Seat!” unveiling to welcome the project to Highland. Held at the home of Barbara Iler […]

Calumet City

2012               On Saturday September 29, Neighborhoods Inc. presented another successful Dog Walk. Sponsored by Mayor Michelle Qualkinbush, this was the 9th time that Neighborhoods Inc. has done this event. Over 120 dog lovers attended with their favorite four-legged friends.  The walk kicked off at 10 a.m. and headed around the neighborhood, stopping at St. Victors Church where Fr. Sprott […]


“Please, Have A Seat!” NI unveiled its “Please, Have A Seat!” project in Miller Beach on August 24th, witnessed by funders, community leaders and elected officials. Funded through grants by the John S. and James L. Knight fund of Legacy Foundation, Diocese of Gary, NIPSCO and local residents, it is the second of its kind […]

East Chicago

Foundations of East Chicago awarded NI a $90,228 grant as the lead organization for its We’re Neighbors!/¡Somos Vecinos! program, which focused on New Addition, Northside, Southside and Roxana neighborhoods and multiple blocks of Grand and Hemlock Avenues in Indiana Harbor. Program goals: • Develop organized, cohesive, resident-led groups that will eventually transform into entities that […]


Neighborhoods Inc. is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to community development in the Calumet Region. Neighborhoods Inc. goes beyond traditional community development activities by initiating innovative projects, partnering with other organizations to bring to the Calumet Region events we would normally travel elsewhere to attend. Neighborhoods Inc. recognizes that Calumet Region residents need more than […]