Greenville Dreams


Meeting Dates

Greenville Dreams meets at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of every month, except December, at the United Way of Greenville County. 

Executive Team

Chair: Yvonne Reeder

Vice Chair: Cynthia Chance

Treasurer: Princella Lee-Bridges

Secretary: Inez Morris

Links

South Carolina Association of Community Development Corporations

NeighborWorks

Useful Contacts

City of Greenville
Yvonne Simpson
ysimpson@greenvillesc.gov
864-467-4567

Greenville County
Rashida Jeffers
rjeffers@gcra-sc.org
864-242-9801 ext. 120

United Way of Greenville County

Bradley Robinson
brobinson@unitedwaygc.org
864-467-3536

Greenville Dreams works directly with neighborhood association leaders to help build upon the strengths and assets already present in their neighborhoods. Training and peer support are provided to Special Emphasis Neighborhood leaders in the areas of problem-solving, successfully managing and leading a neighborhood association, planning and goal-setting, available resources and effective communication skills. Working in partnership with United Way of Greenville County (UWGC), the City of Greenville (CG), and the Greenville County Redevelopment Authority (GCRA), Greenville Dreams consists of neighborhood leaders from Special Emphasis Neighborhoods in Greenville County collaborating to focus on facilitating positive community changes through resident-centered neighborhood development.

Mission Statement

Greenville Dreams is a coalition of neighborhood and community leaders organized to empower residents to improve their neighborhoods through leadership development while leveraging available resources.

Vision Statement

Our vision is that all Greenville residents live in a productive, vibrant, healthy and safe neighborhood.

Strategic Focus Areas

In order to carry out our Mission and realize our Visionthe Greenville Dreams organization will focus on the following Strategic Focus Areas:

1. Organizational and Leadership Development

2. Collaborative Relationships

3. Resource Development

4. Education and Awareness

5. Youth Development and Engagement

Read our strategic plan (.pdf)

Learn About Our Neighborhoods

Grassroots Leadership Development