Community & Human Development

Neighborhood Summit

Purpose

This free virtual event is a civic engagement opportunity to bring together community leaders and volunteers, city officials, and non-profits aimed at helping citizens gain knowledge on methods of how to engage and improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. The Neighborhood Summit provides residents with an information fair from local agencies and organizations, capacity building/educational workshops, keynote speakers, and an opportunity to build networks with neighborhood associations and local agencies. The Neighborhood Summit is conducted in partnership with the El Paso Neighborhood Coalition (EPNC) and is a free event that is open to all El Paso residents who might be interested in becoming more civically engaged joining or starting a neighborhood association in their neighborhood.

If your organization would like to participate in the upcoming Neighborhood Summit program, please contact Neighborhood Services.

 2021 Neighborhood Summit

The 16th annual Virtual Neighborhood Summit, ¡Adelante! Keeping our Neighborhoods Connected took place virtually on October 9, 2021

The following speakers were scheduled:

  • Keynote Speaker - Catherine Huckabee, Neighborhood USA President
    Topic: El Paso’s participation as a host of the 2023 Neighborhood USA’s Conference
  • Guest Speaker - Rose Rodriguez, Cities of Service, Love Your Block Director of Programs
    Topic: Love Your Block Grant

Visit the 2021 Summit's Virtual Information Booths