Rockford’s Historic Buckbee Building

While we at Project Uplift NFP are looking forward to the renovations that will take place in our future headquarters in the historic Buckbee Building, we thought we would also take a look back to…

The Challenges and Promise in Rockford, IL

When you look at the numbers, it is easy to see the challenges faced by the community of Rockford, IL. Here are just a few. ·   Although the unemployment rate went down from 13.3% in March, 2011…

Volunteer to Help Needy Families in Rockford, IL

[ux_image id=”480″] Project Uplift is currently seeking volunteers. With a variety of roles to fill, there are positions to suit most schedules and experience levels.  Volunteer Opportunities Currently Available ·   Our key fundraiser is…

The Green Benefits of Modular Homes

[ux_image id=”475″] [row] [col span__sm=”12″] In our last post we talked about the importance of green building. In this post we will talk about the green benefits of a certain type of building: modular homes.…

Why is Green Building Important?

[blog_posts style=”normal” columns=”3″ columns__md=”1″ image_height=”56.25%”] [ux_image id=”470″] An overview of why green building matters, and why Project Uplift is making green building a key part of its mission. Part of our mission at Project Uplift…