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Community summit brings together Mayor Lightfoot and Chicagoland leaders seeking solutions to the effects of violence and trauma

Violence and trauma recovery collaborative powered by UChicago Medicine and Advocate Health Care hosts “Healing to RISE” event to highlight the South Side’s top health priority

Lunch and Learn with RAGE - New Member Orientation and Open House - 3/21

Are you an Englewood resident or stakeholder looking to join forces with other residents in their continued efforts to increase peace, pride and unity in Englewood? Have you heard about R.A.G.E. and want to learn more? Or did you recently join and don’t know where to start?

Citywide Leap Day Event Celebrates Student and School LEAPs in Academics, Engagement and Leadership

In honor of the 2020 leap day, 4,000 students, including those at Perkins Bass Elementary School and Stagg School of Excellence in Englewood, joined LEAP Innovations to celebrate their LEAPs in academics, culture and leadership. As part of the celebration, they wrote letters to their future selves to reflect on their past successes and set goals for the next leap year. Enabled by personalized learning, which reshapes the learning experience around the needs, interests and strengths of students, these big “leaps” show promising impact in preparing children to lead in the future economy—fueling growth in Chicago and beyond.

Go Green on Racine Launch Ceremony

Join the Go Green on Racine Team for a special celebration at 1207 W. 63rd St. on Thursday, February 27th at Noon as we officially begin construction on the Go Green Fresh Market*– the first phase of Go Green On Racine: An Englewood Rising Project.

Apply to be a 2020 Census Activator with RAGE!!

The Resident Association of Greater Englewood is seeking to hire two “Census Activators” for our Englewood 2020 – Rise to the Count Campaign! This will be a part-time/temporary role to help us engage and educate residents of Englewood about the 2020 Census! See job description here.

Englewood Community Concert: Melanin in the Music

The Englewood Neighborhood Choir and local In-School Choirs present a Community Concert at Kennedy-King College. Hear them perform a concert that honors the Black journey and the songs that followed. Tickets are $10* per person.

February 29 at 3:00pm | Kennedy-King College, 6301 S. Halsted St.

NIU removes use of standardized test scores for 2021 applicants

New ‘test-blind’ policy is first of its kind for an Illinois institution.

Join the "This is My Englewood" (T.I.M.E.) 21:36 Team

“This Is My Englewood 21:36” initiative also known as T.I.M.E. 21:36 is looking for Public Safety Community Ambassadors to help develop and implement community based crime reduction strategies in the Chicago Police Department 7th District beats 712 and 725 in Englewood. 

The U.S. Census Bureau is Hiring!

The U.S. Census Bureau is currently hiring for the 2020 Census with the new pay increase. The
positions are temporary with varying pay ranges. Pay rates are very competitive and can be
viewed at https://2020census.gov/en/jobs/pay-and-locations. The pay rate for Chicago starts at
$26.50 – 29.50 an hour.

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