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Rev. Shawn Morrison
Executive Director & Founder

A Message From Our Executive Director

Good in the ‘Hood is dedicated to changing lives together with simple acts of kindness. Although our service opportunities are not solely limited to the urban community, we do have a purposeful inner-city affinity and a commitment to serve those with the most need.

We believe that goodness and kindness are inspirational, change-agent qualities and it is our firm conviction that urban renewal can begin to take place when a focused and contagious momentum of genuine kindness is made manifest. Our desire to inspire individuals, families and entire neighborhoods to take responsibility and ownership for the growth, improvement and well-being of their personal lives and community. Through partnerships and kindness-based initiatives we believe the physical, emotional and spiritual climate of an entire community can be changed for good.


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Good in the ‘Hood receives 2020 Best of Bloomington Award

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Good in the ‘Hood charitable non-profit. 2020 Best of Bloomington Award.

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Good in the ‘Hood Receives 2020 Best of Bloomington Award


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Each year we provide the following support and services to individuals and families:

1,000,000+

POUNDS OF GROCERIES DISTRIBUTED

4,000+

HOLIDAY HELP THANKSGIVING BASKETS FOR FAMILIES IN NEED

1,000+

HOLIDAY HELP ADOPT-A-FAMILY SPONSORSHIPS

12,000+

PAIRS OF SHOES AND WINTER BOOTS DISTRIBUTED TO SCHOOLS, SHELTERS AND THOSE IN NEED

49,000+

INDIVIDUALS SERVED WITH FOOD SUBSIDIES AND ESSENTIAL GROCERIES

25,000+

HOUSEHOLDS PROVIDED WITH FOOD SUBSIDIES AND ESSENTIAL GROCERIES