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Healthcare Coverage Deadline for Small Business Owners - December 15th

Small business owners and self-employed workers are nearly three times more likely to purchase marketplace coverage. Unlike the last four years, the new deadline is December 15, 20171

Businesses Apply Now For Mayor Emanuel's Neighborhood Opportunity Fund! Applications will close on Friday, December 22nd

The second application round of Mayor Emanuel's Neighborhood Opportunity Fund will close on Friday, December 22nd at 5 PM, CST. Please ensure you have submitted your completed application before that time.

December Business Education Workshops

The Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP) offers workshops every Wednesday and Friday. Workshops vary each month and are conducted by City Officials, experts, and partner business organizations. All workshops are free, and open to the public. Workshops are held at BACP's offices located in Room 805 and Room 1103 at City Hall, 121 N. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL  60602. 

Cuban delegation, UIC work toward better women’s health in Englewood

Four physicians from Cuba are working in Chicago to improve maternal health and birth outcomes in Englewood.

Perfomics Volunteers Spend Global Performance Day in Auburn Gresham GOLD Schools #ChicagoCares!

Perfomics and Chicago Cares Volunteers Spend Global Performance Day in Auburn Gresham GOLD Schools

Green Means Go (Toward a Cleaner Community)

Learn more about the Team that's cleaning our streets and improving our neighborhood.

Monthly News from Auburn Greshamn's Tax Site Parnter

This is a reminder of the NOF Information Session that will be held at Olive-Harvey College tomorrow, Friday, October 20th. Please read full story to see the details.

Voluntary Acknowledgement of Paternity Information

If a parent is unsure who the biological father is, a Voluntary Acknowledgement of Paternity form should not be signed.

Auburn Gresham FALL "Health Fair On The Block"

Join the Auburn Gresham Health and Wellness Taskforce for its bi-annual Health Fair On The Block, Thursday, September 28th, 10:00am until 2:00pm, between 79th May and 79th Loomis. Lots of information on keeping and healthy and wealthy lifestyle!

Chicago's First Tiny Homes Could House Veterans In Auburn Gresham

The first permanent tiny homes in Chicago could be built in Auburn Gresham as part of an effort by Catholic Charities to get homeless veterans off the street.

Save it for some Rainy Play

Multi-generational physical activity event connects neighbors to their local school, in Auburn Gresham's PlayStreets activations.

Job Opening! Auburn Gresham GOLD School - Health Coordinator

GADC looking to immediately hire a full time skilled professional who will be responsible for monitoring consents for students to receive health services and school compliance rates. Read more for info.

Mayor Emanuel’s Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Opens For Applications This Fall!

The Neighborhood Opportunity Fund is a new grant to help strengthen our commercial corridors on Chicago's South, Southwest and West Sides. The NOF grant cycle is will open in the fall.

Ride a Trolley, Sip a Cocktail, Change a Neighborhood

In a double decker bus on a gorgeous day, the only place to ride is in the top.

The Changing Face of Auburn Gresham: How Façade Enhancements Energize Neighborhoods.

Artful changes inspire local hope and pride.

Constructing Communities: The SARFS Program at the GAGDC

What's good for our seniors is good for all of us.

Charting the Course for a New Way to Employ Youth

A Special Report on an Imporant Partner Program.

Healthy Lifestyle Building Hub Coming To South Side

The Build on 79th Street Jazz & Champagne Reception was an opportunity to purchase a commemorative engraved plated brick that will be permanently affixed to the atrium of the Auburn Gresham Healthy LifeStyle redevelopment project. You can purchase your piece of the hub by calling GAGDC office at 773.483.3696.

MAPSCorps 2017 Cohort Preparing to Capture #DATA4GOOD

MAPCorps 2017, youth data scientists begin their first day of work for the Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation! Here's looking to a great summer of capturing data for health of the community.

Startups Get Help at Legal Clinic Brunch

 The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation (GAGDC) along with The Law Project and other developers hosted a Legal Community Clinic Brunch last week at Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church, located on 7545 S. Vincennes, to help small business owners set up their businesses appropriately and legally. Other services and resources that were provided for small business owners included information on business loans, grant opportunities and financial projections.

The Law Project Changes Its Name!

For more than 30 years,  The Law Project was known - first as the Community Economic Development Law Project, and then as The Law Project. Today, they are excited to announce that our new name is the Community Law Project.

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

SAVE THE DATE for the 12th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival, coming to you this year for two days, September 9th and September 10th!

The Racial Wealth Gap | Chicago

Black Lives Matter focuses on social justice disparities, but economic disparities can be just as destructive, says a Washington D.C. think tank that is working with JPMorgan Chase & Co., Georgetown University, five Chicago nonprofits, and others across the U.S.

Perspectives on PEACE

Join Perspectives Charter School tomorrow, June 2nd, 9:00am, as we march for peace in the 4th Annual Perspectives Peace March!

Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health!

Can one iconic building along a key commerical cooridor lead the way to improve the health of a neighborhood? Community leaders and organizations in Auburn Gresham are progressing on a transformative plan to bring living wage jobs to a building anchored by a state of art health facility, to make it so....

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