Architect builds better CY
Mar21

Architect builds better CY

By Stephanie Gonzalez Whether you’re new to Cooper-Young or have been in the neighborhood for decades, you probably know Aaron James. He’s a fixed face at every community function, you might have even bought some salvaged home fixtures from his “compound” on Felix. And for just over the past year, he’s been the tireless face of the Cooper-Young Neighborhood Watch. He’s this month’s Volunteer Spotlight. I know your family has a long...

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By-laws revisions come up for vote

While the Cooper-Young Community Association strives for consistency, it is occasionally necessary to update the organization’s by-laws so that they are reflective of current structure, abilities, and technological resources. In 2016, the CYCA Board of Directors reviewed and proposed revisions to the organization’s by-laws; we have also consulted with legal counsel to further improve this document. Voting for these proposed changes...

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CYCA stretches out with monthly meet up

Join us on Wednesday, March 22nd, for another great Cooper-Young Community Association meet up! This month we’ll be getting out of the office and heading to CoYo Yoga Lounge for an evening of beginner yoga. The event begins at 6 p.m. at CoYo, 2163 Young. Not only is yoga great exercise for many ability levels, it’s also a wonderful way to slow down and relax in a peaceful and inviting setting. We’re also excited to support one of our...

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Lifetime of Giving Back Led Volunteer to Help Create Garden Walk
Mar01

Lifetime of Giving Back Led Volunteer to Help Create Garden Walk

By Stephanie Myers-Gonzalez It’s no coincidence that Kim Halyak’s volunteer career resembles how a garden grows. She started volunteering as a teenager, planting the seeds of service. Over the years, she took on more opportunities, cultivating that passion. And last spring, she experienced one of her crowning blooms, Cooper-Young’s first Garden Walk. Halyak was the 2016 recipient of the Cooper-Young Community Association’s Alexia...

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Membership Committee Seeks Members

The purpose of the Membership Committee is to spread the word about our community and how supporting the CYCA through membership not only strengthens it but our businesses as well. Some of the events this year will be a community picnic, community meet-ups at sponsor businesses and monthly activities.Come be apart of one of Memphis’s greatest assets! Cooper Young Community Association. — Kristen Schebler

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CYCA Resolves To Make Big Changes in New Year

By Kristin Schebler On Saturday, January 14th, the Cooper-Young Community Association board of directors got together and created a fantastic plan for 2017. Last year, we focused on learning about your needs through our 5 Year Plan process, and now we’re ready to start working on some of your great ideas. You can check out our specialized teams below to find what most interests you in the neighborhood plus take a look at the schedule...

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