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February 2016

18 22nd Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

3 pm - Chicago Hilton & Towers, 720 S Michigan, Chicago, IL

October 2016

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

10 am–12 pm - Salaam’s Restaurant, 700 West 79th Street, Chicago, IL 60620

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IMPACT ALPHA: The Week's Agent of Impact

Maurice Jones, Local Initiatives Support Corp. Jones has had a busy summer. Community development financial institutions are an overnight sensation three decades in the making, and Jones’ Local Initiatives Support Corp., or LISC, is a standout.

Registration is NOW OPEN for the 24th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

Registration is NOW OPEN for the 24th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

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.


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