Charting the Course for a New Way to Employ YouthCharting the Course for a New Way to Employ Youth

All news—A Special Report on an Imporant Partner Program.

Healthy Lifestyle Building Hub Coming To South SideHealthy Lifestyle Building Hub Coming To South Side

Auburn Gresham in the News—The Build on 79th Street Jazz & Champagne Reception was an opportunity to purchase a… Continue

Startups Get Help at Legal Clinic BrunchStartups Get Help at Legal Clinic Brunch

Auburn Gresham in the News—The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation (GAGDC) along with The Law Project and other… Continue

The Law Project Changes Its Name!The Law Project Changes Its Name!

Business, Housing, Economic Development—For more than 30 years, The Law Project was known - first as the Community Economic Development… Continue

Do We Have the Courage to Love? Health & Faith Workshop for Women and GirlsDo We Have the Courage to Love? Health & Faith Workshop for Women and Girls

Community Events—This workshop is intended for Women and Girls of all ages, to come together to have a conversation… Continue

Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health!Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health!

Auburn Gresham in the News—Can one iconic building along a key commerical cooridor lead the way to improve the health of a… Continue

2017 'Auburn Gresham: Your Voice Matters' Quality of Life Plan Published2017 "Auburn Gresham: Your Voice Matters" Quality of Life Plan Published

About Auburn Gresham—Thanks to the collective works from each of the Auburn Gresham community "Your Voice Matters" Task… Continue

The Racial Wealth Gap | ChicagoThe Racial Wealth Gap | Chicago

Business, Housing, Economic Development—Black Lives Matter focuses on social justice disparities, but economic disparities can be just as… Continue

Auburn Gresham Elementary Schools Have a Lot of Character!Auburn Gresham Elementary Schools Have a Lot of Character!

Auburn Gresham in the News—Auburn Gresham Elementary Schools Have a Lot of Character!

Auburn Gresham Health and Wellness Center Open, to the Community Each First Saturday of the Month!Auburn Gresham Health and Wellness Center Open, to the Community Each First Saturday of the Month!

University of Illinois Chicago Health Center—The Auburn Gresham Health and Wellness Center, located at 8131 S. May Street, is now open on the… Continue

The Revolution of Young Artists As Leaders Continues To Be ROYALThe Revolution of Young Artists As Leaders Continues To Be ROYAL

Auburn Gresham in the News—“Simeon’s poetry team, called Writers Never Die and 2014/15 Louder Than a Bomb… Continue

Auburn Gresham GOLD Workforce Program Improving Health and Wellness of the Community!Auburn Gresham GOLD Workforce Program Improving Health and Wellness of the Community!

Auburn Gresham in the News—W.K. Kellogg Foundation Thanks to the W.K. Kellogg Foundation two-generation grant, the Auburn… Continue

Chance The Rapper Gives $1 Million To Chicago Public SchoolsChance The Rapper Gives $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools

Auburn Gresham in the News—CHATHAM — Grammy Award winner Chance The Rapper announced Monday he will donate $1 million… Continue

MAPSCorps 2017 Cohort Preparing to Capture #DATA4GOODMAPSCorps 2017 Cohort Preparing to Capture #DATA4GOOD

Auburn Gresham in the News—MAPCorps 2017, youth data scientists begin their first day of work for the Greater Auburn Gresham… Continue

Heartland Alliance's Social Impact Center 2017 Poverty ReportHeartland Alliance's Social Impact Center 2017 Poverty Report

Business, Housing, Economic Development—On April 18, 2017 the Collaborative hosted a webinar aimed at expanding understanding of the… Continue

Auburn Gresham gold standard for parent engagementAuburn Gresham gold standard for parent engagement

Business, Housing, Economic Development—“We believe that the best way to improve student prospects is to develop a set of holistic… Continue

Illinois State University's Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline Delivers Results For Auburn GreshamIllinois State University's Chicago Teacher Education Pipeline Delivers Results For Auburn Gresham

Community Highlights—Kenya Sherrill, another Illinois State University (ISU) graduate, just accepted a full position at… Continue

Four Partner Organizations, Two-Generations Host Serve-A-Thon To Honor Dr. King's LegacyFour Partner Organizations, Two-Generations Host Serve-A-Thon To Honor Dr. King's Legacy

All news—Four Partner Organizations, Chicago Cares, Uptake, Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation… Continue

Streets Cleaned, Vets Honored in Day of ServiceStreets Cleaned, Vets Honored in Day of Service

Auburn Gresham in the News—On a day dedicated to those who have served this country, through bouts of rain and blustering… 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

Auburn Gresham in the News—“These lead agencies are all operating on a shoestring budget,” Yates explains.… 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

Auburn Gresham in the News—On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, Clara Barton Elementary School Principal Smith, received a very… Continue

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?

Auburn Gresham in the News—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—The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois, joined by community volunteers from the… 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

Auburn Gresham in the News—Local Girls Take on Challenge to Build Solar-Powered Racecars from Recycled Refrigerators . ComEd's… 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 … 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!

Business, Housing, Economic Development—If you own land in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood, for the past few months you had a chance to buy… Continue

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

Auburn Gresham in the News—University of Chicago field coordinator Priscilla Agbeo and her team of four high school student… Continue

Celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week!Celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week!

Community Highlights—National Teacher Appreciation Day, also known as National Teacher Day, is observed on the Tuesday… Continue

Project Money | Change Your Money Change Your LifeProject Money | Change Your Money Change Your Life

Business, Housing, Economic Development—Project Money program is kicking off to help you get smart about your money! With a theme "Change… Continue

Study Calls on Impact Investors to Close Educational Attainment Gaps

All news—Innovative impact investments are needed to address gaps in higher education attainment for… Continue

12th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival SAVE THE DATE!

Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival—12th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival SAVE THE DATE! The first time in its history, in… Continue

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