Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore 2020 Process Photo Slideshow
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore 2020 Outcome Gallery Wall
Newspaper clipping from July 20, 1979 regarding the fear and crime concerns of residents living in Patterson Place, Baltimore City, Maryland. File from Enoch Pratt Free Library.
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, 100 N Montford Ave, Crime Data 2020 Newspaper, Courtesy of Enoch Pratt Free Library
Crime data for the area around 100 N Montford Ave Baltimore, MD, from January 1, 2010, to April 18, 2020. Documents assaults, robberies, burglaries, arson, auto theft, larceny, and other crimes in that area of Patterson Place.
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, 100 N Montford Ave, Crime Data 2020 Digital Data on Tableau by Chris Beall
Anne Xin led the discussion at the “Bmore Lights Potluck Meeting” for “Bmore Lights,” installation of string lights on the 100 block of N Montford Ave with neighbors.
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, "Bmore Lights Potluck Meeting" 2020 Photography by Evgeniia Volkova
“Social Distancing Stoop Night Pop-Up” even during COVID-19, with two dozen neighbors coming out to enjoy the music from a safe distance, on their own stoops, from inside their homes, or six-feet apart on the sidewalk.
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, “Social Distancing Stoop Night Pop-Up” 2020 Digital Mockup by Freepik
“Bmore Lights,” the installation of string lights on 100 N Montford Ave, in front of thirteen houses on the even-side of the block. There will be string lights installed in front of twenty-two homes on the odd-numbered side by the end of June.
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, “Bmore Lights” installed on the even side of 100 N Montford Ave 2020 Digital Mockup by Freepik
Google Forms feedback survey answering, how did attending these events influence your outlook on safety, community, and moving (if applicable) on this block? Neighbors expressed excitement for the lights going up, increased connection with neighbors, and
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, 100 N Montford Ave, Neighborhood Outlook 2020 Google Forms Survey by Anne Xin
Google Forms feedback survey answering what types of neighborhood events would you like to see in the future, and how likely are you to attend a block event in the future? Neighbors are interested in potlucks, block parties, music, community clean-ups, an
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, 100 N Montford Ave, Future Neighborhood Events 2020 Google Forms Survey by Anne Xin
100 N Montford Ave “Bmore Lights” string lights buy-in status as of June 20, 2020, for 35 houses on the block
Meet Your Neighbor: Building Neighborliness in Southeast Baltimore, 100 N Montford Ave “Bmore Lights” Buy-In 2020 Digital Screenshot
Statement

Anne Xin is a social impact designer and business strategist based in Baltimore, MD. Her passion for a human-centered approach and consumer empathy backed by immersive research is at the center of her design practice. Anne Xin strives to consider sustainability and community in all aspects of her process. In her spare time, you can find her watching Grey's Anatomy, enjoying Baltimore's food scene, doing yoga, or traveling for new cultural experiences.