Hayden Lord Park featured on 'All In with Chris Hayes'

On Veterans Day, The Mission Continues partnered with the Bronx Pro Group, The DreamYard Project, and the Sustainable South Bronx to embark on neighborhood revitalization at Hayden Lord Park and the Andrews Avenue corridor. The project was featured on MSNBC's 'All In with Chris Hayes.' Hayes sat down with Spencer Kympton of The Mission Continues to give an overview of the organization and tell about some of the projects they are working on such as the project at Hayden Lord Park and the surrounding area.

Click below to see footage from the event.

Veterans Day of Service on Andrews Avenue & Hayden Lord Park

On Veterans Day, November 11, 2014 The Bronx Pro Group continued its partnership with The Mission Continues, The DreamYard Project, and Sustainable South Bronx for another amazing day of service to revitalize and beautify the Bronx. Veterans and community members gathered to enhance tree pits, create mosaics, and participate in community canvassing on the Andrews Avenue corridor between 175th & 176th Street. 

See the gallery below for photos from the day.


Christian Science Monitor

A public-private answer to affordable housing

"Standing in the center of a littered courtyard of an abandoned, boarded-up building in the Bronx, Peter Magistro is preparing to transform it into one of the hottest commodities in the country today" affordable housing.

'We did a lottery on our last building: We had 5,000 applicants for 50 units,' he says. 'So you get the idea, the demand is endless.'"