idealDESIGN, inc was hired in May 2018 by the Little 5 Points Community Improvement District (L5PCID) to create a unified organization of property owners, businesses, residential organizations and invested neighbors.
The process began with 3 months of discovery sessions.
On August 21st, the Little 5 Points Alliance was formed within a structure of board members representing:
Little 5 Points Community Improvement District (L5PCID)
Little 5 Points Business Association (L5PBA)
Candler Park Neighborhood Organization (CPNO)
Inman Park Neighborhood Association (IPNA)
Little 5 Alive (L5A)
At-Large positions made up of property owners not eligible for the CID, business owners, residents with expertise and invested neighbors
Today in 2019, idealDESIGN,inc is managing a 15 person volunteer stand up board, Beautify L5P and facilitating a Findley Plaza Activation Plan for 2020-2022.
August 2018: Development of organization.
Sept 2018: Initial membership contributions and Findley Plaza granite tile/founding member program is funding the stand up.
December 2018: L5P Alliance launch party with over 150 commercial property owners, business owners, residents, city officials and all those who love L5P attended.
February 2019: 501 c(3) established.
Community engagement meetings for Transportation Committee.
March 2019: Beautify L5P launched.
April 2019: Findley Activation Plan and Membership structure in process.
Recruitment, training and management of volunteer board.
Agenda preparation, distribution and facilitation of monthly general and board meetings.
Marketing & Communications
Graphics, emails marketing, website design, maintenance and management as well as point of contact for organization.