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Red Carpet Premiere Of The Pillars Of Auburn GreshamRed Carpet Premiere Of The Pillars Of Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—The community came out to see and support Landmarks Illinois and Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) Chicago, premiere of, "The Pillars Of Auburn Gresham." It was standing room only for the historic… Continue

Walmart Breaks More Ground In Southside CommunmitiesWalmart Breaks More Ground In Southside Communmities

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—"It’s been a long time coming," residents expressed at the new Walmart gr oundbreaking. Even still, the crowd of neighbors looking on were excited to see the shovels go in the dirt. It was the… Continue

Yes It's July and A Christmas In Englewood CelebrationYes It's July and A Christmas In Englewood Celebration

Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—The sounds of good gospel music filled the Englewood air at Ogden Park, for the 18th Annual Southside Neighborhood Gospel Festival, on Saturday, July 19. 2014. The gospel fest is o rganized by… Continue

African-American Small Business Expo is     Saturday at the South Shore Cultural CenterAfrican-American Small Business Expo is Saturday at the South Shore Cultural Center

Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—The City of Chicago SmallBusiness Center presents African - American Small Business Expo with keynote speaker, Desiree Rogers , CEO of Johnson Publishing and former White House Social Secretary… Continue

SSA #32 July 17, 2014, Business Workshop RecapSSA #32 July 17, 2014, Business Workshop Recap

Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—On July 17, 2014, the Greater Auburn- Gresham Development Corporation’s Special Service Area (SSA) #32 held a Business Workshop, for the Auburn-Gresham business community, at Urban Partnership… Continue

Premiere of 'The PIllars of Auburn Gresham' MoviePremiere of "The PIllars of Auburn Gresham" Movie

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—Please join Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago and Landmarks Illinois for a premeier showing the film "The Pillars of Auburn Gresham." The event will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, from… Continue

SSA #32 Sponsors Free Business WorkshopSSA #32 Sponsors Free Business Workshop

All events—Special Service Area #32 presents ree Business Workshop Series, "How to Get Your Business Online For Free With Google" and "Applying For a Grant to Imporve Your Storefront!", on July 17, 2014, from… Continue

The Southside Neighborhood Gospel FestThe Southside Neighborhood Gospel Fest

Business, Housing, Economic Development—The Southside Neighborhood Gospel Fest, on July 19, 2014, from 11am to 7pm, at Ogden Park located 6500 South Racine . Live music, local gospel greats, food trucks, fun & fellowship and much more.… Continue

Computer Classes for Seniors Throughout JulyComputer Classes for Seniors Throughout July

Community Highlights—Are you a senior and want to learn to use your computer? Take the Senior Basics class on July 14th or 21st and Senior Email & Social Media Basics on July 17th or 28th, at the RedLine… Continue

MAPSCorps Field Coordinators Preparing To Take It To The Streets!MAPSCorps Field Coordinators Preparing To Take It To The Streets!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Auburn Gresham MAPSCorps 2014 Field Coordinator Team is in Place. Thanks University of Chicago Southside Health and Vitalties Studies and Afterschool Matters (ASM) for this continued partnership with… Continue

Fireside Chat Series #6: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (Spouse, Teen, Partner, Employee)Fireside Chat Series #6: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (Spouse, Teen, Partner, Employee)

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news—DOMESTIC VIOLENCE affects teens, families, and businesses every single day. 6.20.2014 - Come learn how to identify the signs and seek help for yourself or someone else.

'I am for Peace' Student-Led March to Spread Peace"I am for Peace" Student-Led March to Spread Peace

Community Highlights—On Thursday, June 5, at 9:30 a.m. "I Am for Peace" founder Razia Hutchins, a junior at Perspectives Charter Schools, and students from all three Perspective campuses will march for peace on the South… Continue

Graduating Seniors Testify to Elev8’s StrengthsGraduating Seniors Testify to Elev8’s Strengths

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Middle-school enrichment program opened eyes of students, changing their trajectory through high school and beyond. Middle-school enrichment program opened eyes of students, changing their trajectory… Continue

Auburn Gresham Mikva Students CAN'T KEEP CALM!Auburn Gresham Mikva Students CAN'T KEEP CALM!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Susuana Vasquez, Executive Director, LISC Chicago and her team, stated it best for the local Auburn Gresham, Mikva Challenge, Elev8 graduating seniors, "Great t-shirts." They earned them. Check them… Continue

Memorial Day Isn't Just A Break From WorkMemorial Day Isn't Just A Break From Work

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights, All news—Celebrate the holiday by remembering our fallen soldiers; remembering residents who gave their lives for our peace and by acting to make America better. Celebrate by making our community better. 80%… Continue

Small Business Forum A Success!Small Business Forum A Success!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—The Small Business Forum took place on May 13, 2014 at the RedLINE CTC (Community Training Center), Auburn Gresham's Neighborhood Business Development Center. The event was moderated by Carlos… Continue

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(773) 488-7122
725 W 79th Street
Chicago, IL 60620
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1000 W 79th Street
Chicago, IL 60620
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400 West 76th St Suite 216A
Chicago, IL 60620

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