Umbrella Community Organization for the neighborhoods of north/northeast Baltimore. NECO Meetings are held: 10 a.m. 320D Montebello Bldg, on the campus of Morgan State University (off of Argonne Drive)
Launched in 1969 and established the following year as an umbrella organization for the 20+ neighborhoods of north/northeast Baltimore, NECO is organized under the laws of the State of Maryland as a non-profit, non-stock 501-c-3 corporation whose corporate address is P. O. Box 66621, Baltimore, MD 21239. NECO comprises the area of Baltimore City bounded on the north by the City/County line, the south by 33rd Street, the east by Hillen Road & Perring Parkway, and the west by Greenmount Avenue & York Road.
The purpose of NECO is
(1) to unite the neighborhood associations, community organizations, and institutions within the designated boundaries;
(2) to articulate the needs and concerns of the NECO area regarding community development and economic, commercial, educational, recreational and environmental issues to City and State governments;
(3) to provid a forum to educate NECO members and the means for public discourse and education;
(4) to support, assist, and serve as a resource to member organizations.
Voting members consist of member neighborhood associations, community organizations, and institutions within the NECO area boundaries. These include:
Architect's Row Community Association
Beauregard Neighborhood Association
Belvedere Improvement Association
Cameron Village Association, Inc.
Chinquapin Park Improvement Association
Ednor Gardens-Lakeside Civic Association
Evesham Park Neighborhood Association
Glen Oaks Improvement Association
Good Samaritan Hospital
Hillen Road Improvement Association
Idlewood Community Association
Kenilworth Park Neighborhood, Inc.
Kimberleigh Road Neighborhood Association
Lake Walker Association
Loch Raven Improvement Association
Mid-Govans Community Association
Morgan State University
New Northwood Community Association,Inc.
Original Northwood Association
Original Wilson Park Community Organization,
Pen Lucy Neighborhood Association, Inc.
Perring Loch Community Association
Perring Loch Covenant Association
Ramblewood Community Association
Richnor Springs Neighborhood Association
Waverly Improvement Association
Wilson Park Improvement Association
Wilson Park/Northern Neighborhoods Association
Winston-Govans Neighborhood Improvement Association
Woodbourne Heights Community Association
Woodbourne-McCabe Neighborhood Association
P.O. Box 66621