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OPEN HOUSE Of Alderman David Moore's New WARD officeOPEN HOUSE Of Alderman David Moore's New WARD office

Community Events, Business Events—ALL GADCers and Friends, Please take a few minutes on Friday - 8/28/15 , between 9a-5p or on Saturday , 8/29/15 , between 9a-2p to stop by the OPEN HOUSE of Alderman David Moore's new WARD… Continue

#79thStreetRenFest 2015#79thStreetRenFest 2015

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—Save the Date! The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation -- PRESENTS -- The 10th Annual 79th Street RENaissance FESTival, September 12, 2015.

After 50 Years, Seven Families Still Live On Chicago's 'Block That Works'After 50 Years, Seven Families Still Live On Chicago's 'Block That Works'

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—Old-school values -- and lots of phone calls -- helps tight-knit neighbors keep close tabs on their block.

CTA to Announce Express Bus Lines Along Ashland, WesternCTA to Announce Express Bus Lines Along Ashland, Western

Business, Housing, Economic Development—Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CTA President Dorval Carter will announce plans to introduce express buses along Ashland and Western Avenues, according to a press release from the city.

A Salad Bar Story Really Stirs Staff  EmotionsA Salad Bar Story Really Stirs Staff Emotions

Community Highlights—My colleague shared the following story and I must forward...

Spread The Good News, Auburn Gresham Summer Camp 2015 Gets GOLD StarSpread The Good News, Auburn Gresham Summer Camp 2015 Gets GOLD Star

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—The Auburn Gresham GOLD Summer Camp provided four weeks of fun and learning enrichment to students attending one of our five GOLD elementary schools and within our service border! Thanks for checking… Continue

GADC Looking To Hire A Health CoordinatorGADC Looking To Hire A Health Coordinator

Education, Community Highlights—GADC seeks to hire a (full time) skilled professional who will be responsible for Monitoring consents for students to receive health services and school compliance rates. See full details of the job… Continue

After School MattersĀ® Applications Now Open For Paid Apprenticeship Programs and Internships!After School MattersĀ® Applications Now Open For Paid Apprenticeship Programs and Internships!

Education—After School Matters is now accepting applications for its Fall program cycle. More than 300 programs in the arts, communications, science, sports and technology will be offered beginning the week of… Continue

State Senator Jacqueline Collins Leads Storytime At Auburn Gresham GOLD Summer CampState Senator Jacqueline Collins Leads Storytime At Auburn Gresham GOLD Summer Camp

Education—To kiick off the week, at Auburn Gresham GOLD Summer Camp's Monday morning literacy session, State Senator Jacqueline Collins gave more service to the community, as part of the Auburn Gresham GOLD… Continue

Are You An Auburn Gresham Parent? We Need Your Input!Are You An Auburn Gresham Parent? We Need Your Input!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Are you a parent in Auburn Gresham? Auburn Gresham has the 5th highest rate of babies dying before their 1st birthday in the city. A group called "Courage to Love " is trying to figure out why.… Continue

Senator Shares Good Budget News From SpringfieldSenator Shares Good Budget News From Springfield

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development—At a time when community based organizations like Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation work to sustain the partnerships with high quality organization to refer our clients, some good news… Continue

Auburn Gresham GOLD Camp Draws Big Cheers At Toyota Park!Auburn Gresham GOLD Camp Draws Big Cheers At Toyota Park!

Education, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—Auburn Gresham GOLD summer camp got big cheers for taking the Chicago Fire field, at their recent visit to Toyota Park, July 15h. This site vist was part of the culture and sport enrichment… Continue

Small Business Improvement Fund Rollout, July 29thSmall Business Improvement Fund Rollout, July 29th

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development—Learn about the Small business Improvement Fund (SBIF) and how your business can use SBIF to rehab your business. SBIF is a City of Chicago grant adminstered by SomerCor 504 Inc. and designed to help… Continue

21st Ward People You Should Know...21st Ward People You Should Know...

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—Meet the 21st Ward Administrative Assistant to Alderman Howard Brookins, Angela M. Thomasas she greets local residents with a great smile to the 21st Ward. She is someone you should know! Alderman… Continue

Local Business Trains 'Urban Green Team' For OSHA Construction Safety CertificationLocal Business Trains "Urban Green Team" For OSHA Construction Safety Certification

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news—Improving the health and safety of Urban Green Team employees is a key goal and part of the Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation’s (GADC) strategy to provide employee’s… Continue

CPS Extends Safe Passage Program to 140 New SchoolsCPS Extends Safe Passage Program to 140 New Schools

Education, Community Highlights—Launched in 2009, Safe Passage hires community residents to safeguard routes for Chicago Public Schools (CPS) students traveling to and from school.

CommunityRx Comes to A HealthE'ndCommunityRx Comes to A HealthE'nd

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—The end of the three year CommunityRX collaboration, is a prescription for a new beginning. Read, see and hear our project story.

GADC and 006th District Small Business FORUMGADC and 006th District Small Business FORUM

Business Events, Community Events, SSA #69 Meetings, All events, SSA #32 Meetings—The Annual 006th District Small Business Forum is presented by the Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation and the 006th District C.A.P.S. Business Sub-committee. It is open to all… Continue

Mr. Gee's A Local GemMr. Gee's A Local Gem

Business Spotlight—Mr. Gee’s Supper Club is a south side “Gem.” It is a great venue to host a wedding reception or and upcoming graduation party. In addition to hosting weddings and graduation… Continue

Auburn Gresham GOLD Celebrates Family Game Night!Auburn Gresham GOLD Celebrates Family Game Night!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Auburn Gresham GOLD (AG GOLD) held their first Family Game Night at Oliver Westcott Elementary School, 409 W. 80th Street, Thursday evening October 30, 2014. A strong showing of Parents came out to… Continue

Maintenance & Beautification Crew Kicking Off Litter Abatement Along New SSA #69!Maintenance & Beautification Crew Kicking Off Litter Abatement Along New SSA #69!

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development—Maintenance & Beautification crew kicking off litter abatement along the Ashland Business Improvement District (SSA#69) in the 21st Ward on April 4, 2015. Managed by Greater Auburn-Gresham… Continue

South Side Dance Teacher Celebrates Be Fit! Tri Wellness Studio One-Year AnniversarySouth Side Dance Teacher Celebrates Be Fit! Tri Wellness Studio One-Year Anniversary

Local Businesses, Community Highlights—Be Fit! Tri Wellness Studio , 1836 W. 95th St., just celebrated its one-year anniversary this month. E’a Williams, 39, a Beverly resident, said it was always her dream to open her own dance and… Continue

New Business Ribbon Cutting For Plaza Grand Opening In Auburn Gresham Community!New Business Ribbon Cutting For Plaza Grand Opening In Auburn Gresham Community!

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—New Business News! Saturday, April 4th, Ribbon Cutting for four new businesses, Papa Johns, Dunkin' Donuts, Wing Zone, and Baskin Robbins in Auburn Gresham community, on 87th Woods!

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750 W 79th Street
Chicago, IL 60620
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Chicago, IL 60636
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1524 W 79th Street
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