Build Our Blocks is...

A project in partnership with Healthier Delray Beach with the goal of connecting neighbors and building on partnerships within our community.

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Why Build Our Blocks?

Studies show that a strong social support system is important to a person's health.  HDB supports Build Our Blocks as a way for residents to grow their social network and build a healthier community.

How to get started...

  • Meeting with your neighbors
  • Sharing your talents
  • Getting to know your block
  • Planning a neighborhood event or project
  • Applying for a HDB neighborhood mini-grants

Meet your Build our blocks ambassadors

Emanuel "Dupree" Jackson

Emanuel "Dupree" Jackson

Angela Williams

Angela Williams

Abby Murrell

Abby Murrell

Prentice Mobley

Prentice Mobley

Lisa McMiller

Lisa McMiller

Freslaine "Tasha" St. Louis

Freslaine "Tasha" St. Louis

Featured Neighbors

For the past 2 years, HDB has been proud to support the New Generation of Frog Alley's Back to School Block Party.  Tyrah Puckett-White, a resident of Delray Beach's "Frog Alley" said, "It was a dream I always wanted to do."  In response to crime and with the desire to bring the community together,  neighbors have gathered each August to give out school supplies and have fun with the goal of connecting with one another.


Want to get your neighborhood involved in a Build Our Blocks project?  Click below.