Services & Programs

John Ball Area Neighbors (or JBAN) is a neighborhood organization operating in South West Grand Rapids, providing services to residents and businesses and facilitating neighborhood improvement by insuring public safety and promoting positive growth.

JBAN’s mission is to:

  • Enhance and preserve the quality of life for individuals and families on Grand Rapids’ Westside
  • Foster and support a racially, ethnically, economically and socially diverse community
  • Design and enforce standards for the social, economic and physical characteristics of the Westside
  • And build relationships with individuals and other organizations in support of our Mission