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The Inaugural Grand Slam youth fitness sports clinic with MLB All Star Curtis Granderson was a success! Thank you, All Stars Sponsor Southeast Missourian for capturing the Grand Slam youth fitness sports clinic great memories. 

PORCH Initiative Grand Slam fundraiser

 Saturday, May 21, 2022

PORCH Initiative will host an Inaugural Grand Slam Fundraiser led by Curtis Granderson, a former MLB outfielder. Curtis will conduct a fitness sports clinic for South Cape youth. Fundraising dollars will provide housing, education, and wellness initiatives for youth and their families in the South Cape Community.

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Thank You, Hall of Fame sponsor Fox 23 My TV 49 for highlighting the Grand Slam event.

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People organized to revitalize community healing

UPCOMING EVENTS

Grand Slam Fundraiser!

Saturday, May 21, 2022 A GRAND SLAM FOR SOUTH CAPE PORCH Initiative will host an Inaugural Grand Slam Fundraiser led by Curtis Granderson, a former MLB outfielder. Curtis will conduct a fitness sports clinic for South Cape youth. Fundraising dollars will provide housing, education, and wellness initiatives for youth and…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Grand Slam Fundraiser!

Saturday, May 21, 2022 A GRAND SLAM FOR SOUTH CAPE PORCH Initiative will host an Inaugural Grand Slam Fundraiser led by Curtis Granderson, a former MLB outfielder. Curtis will conduct a fitness sports clinic for South Cape youth. Fundraising dollars will provide housing, education, and wellness initiatives for youth and…

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EDUCATION

We manifest the vision by building a partnership with Cape schools and city, and trade and university programs, to activate a plan that emphasizes growth, learning, and achievement.

HOUSING

We manifest the vision by partnering with city officials, financial institutions, property owners, contractors, and other nonprofits to transform and revitalize neighborhoods.

WELLNESS

We manifest the vision by partnering with city officials, health organizations, social agencies, and business leaders to provide vital public and commercial assets that promote healthy lifestyles, create jobs and reduce crime.

EDUCATION

We manifest the vision by building a partnership with Cape schools and city, and trade and university programs, to activate a plan that emphasizes growth, learning, and achievement.

HOUSING

We manifest the vision by partnering with city officials, financial institutions, property owners, contractors, and other nonprofits to transform and revitalize neighborhoods.

WELLNESS

We manifest the vision by partnering with city officials, health organizations, social agencies, and business leaders to provide vital public and commercial assets that promote healthy lifestyles, create jobs and reduce crime.

We believe these goals are attainable, and we will strive to build productive partnerships with our local government, businesses, existing community organizations, schools and institutions to return the south side to the PORCH mindset. Together, we can recreate an economic and social vibrant place for south side residents and the Cape Girardeau community at large.

EMPOWER SOUTH CAPE

835 South West End Blvd.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Tameka Randle, Executive Director

Office: (573) 339-6346 

835 South West End Blvd.
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Tameka Randle
Executive Director

Office: (573) 339-6346 

WHO WE ARE

VISION

We will return the south side of Cape Girardeau to a united, hopeful community of motivated residents who prosper, support each other and live their dreams.

MISSION

We are working to help people dream again and imagine the possibilities of what their lives can be. We want to raise the standard of life, equip the community to thrive, and be a beacon of hope that stamps out poverty through economic growth, education and wellness.

What is the PORCH Initiative?

Following two years of learning, team-building and discussion, the PORCH initiative is ready to get to work ushering in a new era in the City's most infamous neighborhood. People Organized to Revitalize Community Healing (PORCH) will use the Purpose Built Community (PBC) model to fix big problems facing South Cape and build a future of opportunity for all of its residents...

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