Federation of Block Units
Among the many benefits of the Federation of Block Units, a block unit in your community will help you and your neighbors to:
- Create a sense of neighborliness in your community.
- Develop a teamwork spirit in overcoming problems related to your community.
- Increase the use of neighborhood resources, such as gardens, parks and walkways.
- Enhance cooperation among citizens, government, and volunteer organizations with the goal of a safer and more stable neighborhood environment.
For assistance and instruction on how you can organize a block unit in your neighborhood, call the Federation of Block Units at (314) 615-3618.
Neighbors work together to identify needs, organize projects and empower residents, churches and businesses to improve their community.
Home and neighborhood projects include:
- Annual Assembly
- Annual Block Yard is Beautiful contest
- National Night Out
The Federation of Block Units seeks to improve the socio-economic climate of the African-American community. Over its 80+ year history, the Federation has addressed many issues, including:
- Abandoned cars
- Broken sidewalks
- Crime Derelict buildings
- Health Issues
- Poor alley lighting
- Unrepaired streets
- Vacant lots
For more information, contact (314) 615-3618.