Community Corner

LEARN MORE about community organizations at the Downtown Get Down!

Twin City Theater Company    invites you to try your hand at theater games with their members!

Twin City Theater Company invites you to try your hand at theater games with their members!

Recipes for Healing  and  Courage Connection  invite you to share messages of support for survivors of violence!

Recipes for Healing and Courage Connection invite you to share messages of support for survivors of violence!

CU Folk and Roots  invites you to explore folk music instruments and will share information about their upcoming 2019 Festival!

CU Folk and Roots invites you to explore folk music instruments and will share information about their upcoming 2019 Festival!

Common Ground Food Co-Op  invites you to make a Superhero Veggie using paper materials upcycled from the IDEA Store!

Common Ground Food Co-Op invites you to make a Superhero Veggie using paper materials upcycled from the IDEA Store!

The Land Connection  will teach participants about the slow food movement and about growing your own food!

The Land Connection will teach participants about the slow food movement and about growing your own food!

New American Welcome Center at the University YMCA  We're planning to incorporate an interactive storytelling activity or craft based on sharing local immigrant experiences. We will also be promoting our September event Welcoming Week, probably with a photo booth element.

New American Welcome Center at the University YMCA We're planning to incorporate an interactive storytelling activity or craft based on sharing local immigrant experiences. We will also be promoting our September event Welcoming Week, probably with a photo booth element.

Don Moyer Boys & Girls Club ’s mission   is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. The after-school hours and summer non-school days can be some of the most threatening times for young people, especially those who are challenged with difficult economic, family and neighborhood environments.Our work at DMBGC is to be a beacon of safety, support, and hope for all youth in our community. With a focus of providing programs and services to youth at our main site location as well as in the community; Our doors and our arms are open wide to give young people

Don Moyer Boys & Girls Club’s mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. The after-school hours and summer non-school days can be some of the most threatening times for young people, especially those who are challenged with difficult economic, family and neighborhood environments.Our work at DMBGC is to be a beacon of safety, support, and hope for all youth in our community. With a focus of providing programs and services to youth at our main site location as well as in the community; Our doors and our arms are open wide to give young people

HMD Academy  will show you some basic Tae Kwon Do moves!

HMD Academy will show you some basic Tae Kwon Do moves!

Junior League Champaign-Urbana  (JLCU) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Junior League Champaign-Urbana (JLCU) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

Courage Connection  Courage Connection Domestic Violence Services provides help to anyone experiencing domestic violence. Shelter and services are confidential and free-of-charge.Courage Connection provides a continuum of services so that individuals and families facing domestic violence can achieve safety, support and success.

Courage Connection Courage Connection Domestic Violence Services provides help to anyone experiencing domestic violence. Shelter and services are confidential and free-of-charge.Courage Connection provides a continuum of services so that individuals and families facing domestic violence can achieve safety, support and success.

Thrift Store CU  is a series of pop-up thrift store events in which donated items, with backstories attached, are sold to raise funds to support community projects and charities. The goals of Thrift Story CU are to encourage reuse, shopping local, and to highlight and support community projects in the Champaign-Urbana area.

Thrift Store CU is a series of pop-up thrift store events in which donated items, with backstories attached, are sold to raise funds to support community projects and charities. The goals of Thrift Story CU are to encourage reuse, shopping local, and to highlight and support community projects in the Champaign-Urbana area.

Rattle the Stars  is a Suicide Prevention organization

Rattle the Stars is a Suicide Prevention organization

C-U Poetry  will guide visitors in some poetry writing activities for individuals and groups!

C-U Poetry will guide visitors in some poetry writing activities for individuals and groups!

Puppetfolk Productions  The Central Illinois Puppetry Guild will have hand puppets and marionettes to try out.

Puppetfolk Productions The Central Illinois Puppetry Guild will have hand puppets and marionettes to try out.

Facial Artistry  is doing face painting

Facial Artistry is doing face painting