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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

2016 Community Grand Rounds Youth Summit TODAY!2016 Community Grand Rounds Youth Summit TODAY!

Community Events, Business Events, Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival—Community Grand Rounds is the premier program of the Center for Community Health and Vitality (CCHV ). Community Grand Rounds is a series of events held in a community setting focusing on how the… Continue

Because They Can: Kim Wilborn's StoryBecause They Can: Kim Wilborn's Story

Education, Community Highlights—What happens when educators start believing in their students full potential? Find out from a #PCS student @edu_post. It's a great and touching story!

Auburn Gresham GOLD Summer Enrichment CampAuburn Gresham GOLD Summer Enrichment Camp

Education—Auburn Gresham GOLD (#AGGOLD) Summer Camp 2016! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!!! Complete form below and/or Call… Continue

City Promotes Pop-up Passive Park and Local Jobs in Auburn Gresham To Sale CommericaCity Promotes Pop-up Passive Park and Local Jobs in Auburn Gresham To Sale Commerica

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights—For those not familiar with the project, it basically is the city of Chicago's plans to develop a "temporary", commemorative walking park at 7901 South Halsted where the old Walgreens once sat. It… 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

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

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

30 Hours On The Road to Clark Atlanta University...30 Hours On The Road to Clark Atlanta University...

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—One determined student refuses to be a young African American male statistic. Read his story, as he earns his 30 hours of service, needed for graduation and why it means so much to him to really work… 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

Happy Earth Day!Happy Earth Day!

Local Businesses, Auburn Gresham in the News, Education, Business, Housing, Economic Development, Community Highlights, All news—To all our partners and residents promoting #healthy and sustainable communities across #Chicago and the world, Happy Earth Day!

Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival

Businesses—The annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival is one of the longest running neighborhood festivals in Auburn Gresham. Each year promises to be bigger and better than the last. With nearly 15,000… Continue

In Spite of Weather, Parents Turn Out For Oglesby Elementary School Principal Candidate ForumIn Spite of Weather, Parents Turn Out For Oglesby Elementary School Principal Candidate Forum

Education, Auburn Gresham in the News, Community Highlights—Good turn out for the Oglesby Principal Candidate Forum coordinated by CPS Network 11 chief and her team.

Westcott Elementary School Family Game Night, Two-Generations Going for the GOLD!Westcott Elementary School Family Game Night, Two-Generations Going for the GOLD!

Education, Community Highlights—Annual Family Game Night at Westcott Elementary School, October 15, 2015 was another big success, for Auburn Gresham GOLD two-generation education initiative!

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