About Us

LU staff plants flowers with Arsenal Middle School students at one of the community garden sites.

Our Mission

Lawrenceville United (LU) is an inclusive, resident-driven non-profit organization that works to improve and protect the quality of life for all Lawrenceville residents.

Our Vision

Lawrenceville United envisions a safe, clean, green, healthy and diverse community where residents work together to shape the neighborhood’s future, while honoring Lawrenceville’s past.

Our Values

  • Community Participation: prioritizing resident voices to guide all programs, decisions, and advocacy
  • Equity: striving to identify and eliminate barriers to opportunity for all, within our organization and the community
  • Integrity: committing to transparency with the community, accountability, responsible use of funds, and acting always with the best interest of the entire neighborhood in mind
  • Diversity and Inclusion: valuing diversity as indispensable to Lawrenceville’s vibrancy and prioritizing the involvement and acceptance of all, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, socio-economic status, national origin, immigration status, language, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation, or religion
  • Collaboration: understanding that relationships are crucial to the community fabric and that partnerships are important to solving complex challenges
  • Sustainability: striving towards a Lawrenceville where environmental, social, and economic qualities exist in balance to meet the neighborhood’s needs for years to come
Lawrenceville residents share tips on technology at one of our AdvantAGE program’s inter-generational events.