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Auburn Gresham Exhibits BOLD Leadership Around It's GOLD Education StrategyAuburn Gresham Exhibits BOLD Leadership Around It's GOLD Education Strategy

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—United Way Chicago reviews Auburn Gresham Neighborhood Network BOLD Goals, on November 10, 2016. Read more to find out about the collaborative work our local schools are working collectively in a… Continue

Shop Local Red Velvet Shopping Extravaganza Friday!Shop Local Red Velvet Shopping Extravaganza Friday!

Business Events, Community Events, SSA #69 Meetings, Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival, SSA #32 Meetings—The 4th annual Red Velvet Shopping Extravaganza a "Shop Local, Shop South" campaign to help promote small business development and educate our community on the importance of shopping local. We have… Continue

Men's Health: The Importance of Cancer Screenings and Living a Healthy LifeMen's Health: The Importance of Cancer Screenings and Living a Healthy Life

Community Events, Business Events—Men's Health: The Importance of Cancer Screenings and Living a Healthy Life ****** Free Workshop ****** Light Dinner is Served, PLEASE RSVP BY CLICKING ON THE FOLLOWING LINK… Continue

Quality of Life Plan Celebration of How Your Voice Matters Auburn Gresham!Quality of Life Plan Celebration of How Your Voice Matters Auburn Gresham!

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Education, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news, Newsletter—Auburn Gresham community, came out and celebrated all our hard work contributing to Your Voice Matters Quality of Life Plan planning process. This was the first celebration of our collective works,… Continue

10/11 | Field Day at Westcott Elementary, From a Looming Strike To Student Joy10/11 | Field Day at Westcott Elementary, From a Looming Strike To Student Joy

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—GAGDC staff member of the Edcuation team, shares her experiences during Field Day, at one of our CPS, Auburn Gresham GOLD schools. Read the ebbs of flow of community partner work, all in one day, as… Continue

How Auburn-Gresham Fought Back and Won | The Law Project's Spotlight on SuccessHow Auburn-Gresham Fought Back and Won | The Law Project's Spotlight on Success

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News—“These lead agencies are all operating on a shoestring budget,” Yates explains. ”To ask them to bear all the default risk of every subgrantee would make the lead-sub grantee… Continue

79th Street SBIF | Small Business Improvement Fund Open Oct. 3 - Nov. 1, 2016!79th Street SBIF | Small Business Improvement Fund Open Oct. 3 - Nov. 1, 2016!

Businesses—The Small Business Improvement Fund (SBIF) is helping small businesses and commercial corridors stay viable in the City of Chicago by providing financial assistance for building improvement costs.… Continue

Clara Barton Receives Recognition Banner From Network 11 For Great Work Around AttendanceClara Barton Receives Recognition Banner From Network 11 For Great Work Around Attendance

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, Clara Barton Elementary School Principal Smith, received a very welcomed gift today from the Chicago Public Schools Network 11 office, for its great work around… Continue

21st Ward Business Advisory Council Meeting

Community Events, Business Events—The 21st Ward Business Advisory Council Meeting will be held on October 26, 2016, at the Naomi and Sylvester Smith Senior Center Community Rooom, located at 8031 South Halsted Street. Please see… Continue

RSVP To Attend The Your Voice Matters Quality of Life Plan Celebration | October 29th!RSVP To Attend The Your Voice Matters Quality of Life Plan Celebration | October 29th!

All events—CELEBRATING OUR SUCCESS! RSVP to attend the "Your Voice Matters Quality of Life Plan Celebration," on Saturday, October 29th. The celebration BRUNCH will be held at the SALAAM Restaruant, 700 W.… Continue

Auburn Gresham Housing “Decorative Design Disguise Decal Project” Is UnderwayAuburn Gresham Housing “Decorative Design Disguise Decal Project” Is Underway

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news—The Your Voice Matter (YVM) Community Housing Action Taskforce is working on strategies to “increase the safety and security of neighborhoods, by focusing on beautification efforts and… Continue

'What Real Men Look Like': 200 Greet Oglesby Students On 1st Day Back'What Real Men Look Like': 200 Greet Oglesby Students On 1st Day Back

School Events—Andrea V. Watson | September 6, 2016 10:53am | Updated on September 9, 2016 11:51am The men greeted the students on their first day back. Photo: Andrea Watson AUBURN GRESHAM… Continue

Is Your Roof Or Porch In Bad Shape? Apply For A City Grant To Fix ItIs Your Roof Or Porch In Bad Shape? Apply For A City Grant To Fix It

Business, Housing, Economic Development—Small apartment buildings with roofs and porches in bad shape can apply for a city grant to cover the cost of repairs. Residents can apply online or by calling 311.

You want to be a teacher? AND you want to teach in Chicago? Why?You want to be a teacher? AND you want to teach in Chicago? Why?

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Auburn Gresham is great indeed. Here's why!

Red Cross Installs 400 Hundred Smoke Alarms in One Day in Chicago's Auburn Gresham CommunityRed Cross Installs 400 Hundred Smoke Alarms in One Day in Chicago's Auburn Gresham Community

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois, joined by community volunteers from the Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation, went door-to-door in the Auburn-Gresham community on… Continue

Parent Workshop: Cooking Healthy On A Budget

Community Events—Join us in a wonderful AGGOLD Parent event, at Westcott located at 409 W. 80th Street, next Tuesday, September 27th at 9am, in the the Parent Room (Rm 102). A fabulous Chef, Monica Hayes, will be… Continue

Local Girls Take on Challenge to Build Solar-Powered Racecars from Recycled RefrigeratorsLocal Girls Take on Challenge to Build Solar-Powered Racecars from Recycled Refrigerators

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—Local Girls Take on Challenge to Build Solar-Powered Racecars from Recycled Refrigerators . ComEd's Annual Icebox Derby STEM competition kicks-off for 30 Chicagoland teens, July 21st.

Business Education and WorkshopsBusiness Education and Workshops

Neigborhood Business Development Center (NBDC)—This section is for listing the business education and workshops in the Neighborhood and City of Chicago The City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP)… Continue

Barton Elementary Attendance That's What's Up!Barton Elementary Attendance That's What's Up!

School Events—Auburn Gresham GOLD Awesome Gram! From: Anya Cawthon Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016 10:16 AM Subject: 97% ATTENDANCE YESTERDAY Auburn Gresham GOLD (AGGOLD, a community driven… Continue

Advocate Trinity Hospital - Men's Health EventAdvocate Trinity Hospital - Men's Health Event

Community Events—Meet, Mingle & speak with physicians and staff at Advocate Trinity Hospital. This FREE event will include: Lunch and Learn - Learn about Cardiovasular Health & Men's Health 12-2pm … Continue

Auburn Gresham, Chicago's Fifth $1 Large Lot Purchase Program Ends Up Number One!Auburn Gresham, Chicago's Fifth $1 Large Lot Purchase Program Ends Up Number One!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Local Businesses, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news—If you own land in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood, for the past few months you had a chance to buy up two vacant lots, from the City of Chicago for only $1 and proof of ownership on the block. Huge… Continue

Greater Auburn Gresham CDC Voices Opinion on Mayor's Top Cop, A Community Friendly Selection!Greater Auburn Gresham CDC Voices Opinion on Mayor's Top Cop, A Community Friendly Selection!

Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation (GADC) is no stranger when it comes to being a voice for the community and taking a strong stand for the safety of neighborhoods that makeup… Continue

Community Votes! and Dream Projects Are Spot OnCommunity Votes! and Dream Projects Are Spot On

The Vision, Local Businesses, Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news, Newsletter—The communities of the greater Auburn Gresham area made sure their voices were heard, over the past six months. On March 10th, almost 200 in attendance casted early votes and thier selected community… Continue

Mapping program pushes students to consider neighborhood's potentialMapping program pushes students to consider neighborhood's potential

Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—University of Chicago field coordinator Priscilla Agbeo and her team of four high school student interns from the Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation, MAPSCorps program are finding the… Continue

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