The Place
Christian Neighborhood Center of Norwich, Inc.

Board Meetings dates

(All meetings begin at 5:30pm and are held at The First Baptist Church of Norwich, unless otherwise noted.) 

January 22
February 26
March 26
April 23
May 21
June  25
July 23
August 27
September 24
October 22
November 26
December 17

22 East Main Street | PO Box 509 Norwich, NY 13815

(607) 336-9696

Copyright The Place.  All Rights Reserved.

Our Board of Directors

Lois LoPresti- President

Chenango County Department of Social Services

Warren Nash- Treasurer

Retired Financial Advisor

Jeanne Urie-Vice President 

Retired Teacher

Stephen Bliss 

Retired Educator

Alana Golden

Norwich City School District- Human Resources Director

Joan Griffith

Retired Teacher

Audrey Robinson-Secretary

Commerce Chenango-Director Tourism, PR/Corporate Communications

Stephanie Boland

Communications Professional

our vision

To create a community environment where children, young adults, and families are nurtured, affirmed, and celebrated.


To love all youth as they are and help them reach their full potential as they become responsible, contributing members of society.

                   who we are

                  The Christian Neighborhood Center of Norwich, Inc., dba The Place is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Norwich, NY that serves Chenango County youth/young adults.  Founded in 1983, The Place has been serving Chenango County youth and young adults through an established continuum of research-based programs to prepare them for college, career, and citizenship.

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