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Mayor Lightfoot Wraps Up Community Listening Tour to Form Partnerships and Learn About Key Neighborhood Priorities
Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today joined the One Chicago for All Alliance to wrap up a six-part “community listening tour” that the mayor participated in throughout Chicago from April to June.
"I Have A Dream" Brought to You Over Time and Space Via The Internet
On January 21, 2019, the U.S. pauses to remember one of the greatest people in our modern history, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation Honored by Cook County Board For Community Service
GAGDC honored by Toni Preckwinkle and the County Board, on November 13, 2018, for their comminitment, support and outstanding services to the Greater Auburn Gresham Communties.
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…
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.
Charting the Course for a New Way to Employ Youth
A Special Report on an Imporant Partner Program.
Study Calls on Impact Investors to Close Educational Attainment Gaps
Innovative impact investments are needed to address gaps in higher education attainment for low-income students, a report commissioned by the Kresge and Lumina foundations argues.
Avoiding the Summer Slide
Reading over summer is one of the best ways for a child to maintain the reading skills they gained during the previous school yea. Cick here to read how....
Thank You President Obama! YES WE CAN Continue To Make A Difference
As you pass on the torch, this January 20, 2017, while the nation watches, we THANK YOU President Barack Obama. YES WE CAN continue to make a difference.
Four Partner Organizations, Two-Generations Host Serve-A-Thon To Honor Dr. King's Legacy
Four Partner Organizations, Chicago Cares, Uptake, Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation and Cook Elementary School (Chicago Public Schools) Host Serve-A-Thon to Honor Dr. King's legacy,…
Quality of Life Plan Celebration of How Your Voice Matters Auburn Gresham!
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,…
79th Street Renaissance Festival Celebrates 11 Successful Years!
Auburn Gresham's 11th annual 79th Street Renaissance festival, featuring 10 full hours of live music, carnival rides, family activities, and loads of information and services from local schools and…
Follow the 11th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival on Socail Media All the day!
Follow the 11th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival on Socail Media througout the day! It's not raining on our parade, so head out and join the party! Win a chance for a photo op with a celebrity!
IL State Treasurer School Supply Drive, Support the 79th Street Renaissance Festival
August 31st is last day to donate school supplies to benefit the Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation's 11th Annual 79th Street Renaissance Festival at the Illinios State Treasurers Chicago…
Auburn Gresham Housing “Decorative Design Disguise Decal Project” Is Underway
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…
Auburn Gresham, Chicago's Fifth $1 Large Lot Purchase Program Ends Up Number One!
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…
Happy Earth Day!
To all our partners and residents promoting #healthy and sustainable communities across #Chicago and the world, Happy Earth Day!
Internship Fair & Career Opportunities April 29th!
Calling all students in college or preparing to enter college in the fall, 21st Ward Alderman Howard B. Brookins Jr. and Chicago Park District invites you to an Internship Fair & Career…
Community Votes! and Dream Projects Are Spot On
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…
Going for Gold
The "Your Voice Matters" Housing Task Force meeting on February 4 th to discuss strategies for the 2016 Quality-of-Life Plan in Auburn Gresham. The main organization leading the large charge for the…
Chicago Large Lots Program Offers Property in Auburn Gresham for $1
The Large Lots land sale program has been expanded to London's Auburn Gresham neighborhood, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Monday, where there are 100 city-owned lots available.
Your Voice Matters February Task Force Schedule
Your Voice Matters February task force schedule. Feel free to download and copy for your neighbors and friends!
DECEMBER TASK FORCE "Education and Youth Development" Creates A BIG Vision!
The DECEMBER TASK FORCE "Education and Youth Development" Meeting, simply stated, "small numbers, big vision."
Happy Thanksgiving!
The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, for the Thanksgiving holiday. We wish you a safe and Happy Thanksgiving weekend!

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