In the Media

Global Communities has been partnering with the John Deere Foundation since 2012 in India, Brazil and the US. Learn about some of the positive community changes that our partnership programs are making in John Deere communities through this video.

 

Check out the videos of Floreciente leaders from the WQPT / Vibrant Communities program funded by Global Communities.

 

Local 4 News WHBF TV: Rock Island, IL. July, 10, 2018. "Retired couple brightening up their neighborhood by restoring a former gas station."

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. May 29, 2018. "Mercado on Fifth opens season on Friday."

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. April 18,2018. "RIVER ACTION 2018 AWARD WINNER Annisa Wanat: 'She cares endlessly for the betterment of those around her.'"

KWQC 6: Davenport, IA. April 11, 2018. "Non-profit to host conversations in Spanish for Quad Cities Big Table event."

Quad Cities Times: Davenport, IA. November 14, 2017. "'It makes me proud': Global Communities backs Floreciente's mailbox project."

WQAD 8: Moline, IL. November 18, 2017. "Volunteers go door to door installing free mailboxes in Moline Neighborhood."

WQAD 8: Moline, IL. June 2, 2017. "Newly remodeled Lincoln Irving Ball Diamond revealed." 

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. May 20, 2017. "Mercado on Fifth aims to boost entrepreneurship."

WKAC 6: Davenport, IA. October 26, 2016. "Groups gather, discuss and collaborate to revitalize Floreciente Neighborhood."

WQAD 8: Moline, IL. October 26, 2016. "Floreciente neighborhood becomes a teaching lesson for college students."

Dispatch/Argus: Moline, IL. July 28, 2016."Daphne's Dream Comes True."

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. July 13, 2016. "Grab a brush and lend a hand: Volunteers add color to Floreciente neighborhood."

Dispatch/Argus: Moline, IL. June 27, 2016."Murals Enrich, Reflect Floreciente Community."

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. June 19, 2016. "Efforts Unite Neighbors in Floreciente."

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. June 19, 2016. "Doing Business in Floreciente."

Quad City Times: Davenport, IA. June 19, 2016. "Shuttered School Transforms Under Heritage Church."

Hola America News: East Moline, IL. March 26, 2016. "Let's Celebrate Floreciente."

Dispatch/Argus: Moline, IL. September 15, 2015. "Moline Council hears about Floreciente Initiative."

Dispatch/Argus: Moline, IL. September 11, 2015."Cheers & Cheers."

Dispatch/Argus: Moline, IL. September 10, 2015. "International Group, Deere Foundation helping Moline's Floreciente Neighborhood."

 

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