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.

OUR MISSION


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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