Roshun Austin and Steve Barlow from The Works, Inc. – Community Development
Revitalizing Memphis Neighborhoods One Property at a Time
Host Jeremy C. Park talks with Roshun Austin, President and CEO of The Works, Inc., along with Steve Barlow, Vice President and General Counsel, who talk about the strategic merger of Neighborhood Preservation, Inc. and The Works, Inc. The Works, Inc. is a community development corporation serving South Memphis and the Greater Memphis, Tennessee area. Their mission is to work to rebuild, restore and renew our community’s families, and the environments in which they live through the provision of services in areas of housing, economic development, education, social services, and advocacy. During the interview Roshun and Steve talk about each of the entities, why they have strategically merged, the vision for the future, some of the current projects underway, how the community can get involved, and more.
Visit https://www.facebook.com/worksinc/ or www.npimemphis.org to learn more.