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Help Support a Local Community Organization When You Shop Walmart

Colony 5, a Civic tech not-for-profit located in Englewood leveraging Walmart online sales to fund innovative project.

Community Conversation

Join the conversation today, Thursday, November 14th at 6pm. Target Area and Teamwork Englewood are hosting a community conversation around solutions for violence. 

Mayor Lightfoot and CTA Launch "CTA Building Small Businesses Program" to Help Local Entrepreneurs Work on Largest Project in Agency History

CTA and Walsh-Fluor team up with LISC Chicago to help small firms compete for large-scale capital projects in Chicago like RPM Phase One

Community Conversation

You're Invited!

Please join us as we create the 007th District's 2020 Community Policing Strategic Plan. Everyone is invited to participate. Together we can make a difference in our neighborhood.

The second conversation will take place on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Freedom Temple C.O.G.I.C located at 1459 West 74th Street from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

Please see the attached flyer and share with your neighbors and friends. We look forward to seeing you there!

Did this save Will Smith from Colon Cancer?

Why one expert wants you to share the movie star's message

Huskie Pledge: A 3.0 high school GPA could be your ticket

For eligible freshmen, new aid program would help fully cover 2020-21 tuition, fees

CTA Helps Individuals Break Poverty Cycle through Cleanslate Partnership

CTA is helping Chicagoans break the cycle of poverty through a partnership with Cleanslate.

Know a Child who Could Benefit From a Mentor?

Do you know a child who could use a mentor in their life? Could this kid benefit from a positive role model to inspire their confidence and curiosity? If so, tell their parent(s) or guardian about Mercy Home's Friends First Mentoring Program.

Join us for a Celebration!

In partnership with Whole Foods Market and Whole Cities Foundation, Primo Center for Women and Children is opening the Englewood Community Kitchen, a space for health, wellness and community.

Ultimate Spark! Coaching, an emerging global coaching program hits the market end of 2019

On October 23rd, 5 star-rated Ultimate Spark! Coaching (USC), a new online coaching certification program led by Millennial Founder Emily Correa, an ICF-certified Life, Business and Law of Attraction Coach, will be a featured VIP sponsor & vendor at ABN Circle’s “Women Empowerment Wednesday”. This Inaugural event will be showcasing an all-star female 5-speaker panel consisting of top entrepreneurs & influencers; Parmita Katkar, Fernanda Flores, El A. Panda, Rashidat Owe and Falen Wolfe. This event will be hosted at Joy District in at 111 W Hubbard Street, in Downtown Chicago, IL 60654 from 6pm – 9pm.

Safeguard your kid’s smile during sports and play

With fall school sports in full swing, Chicago Dental Society (CDS) member Dr. Peggy Richardson reminds parents and caregivers -- the smallest piece of sports equipment may be the most essential to safeguarding their kids' smile.

Celebrity Basketball Game to Salute First Responders, Teach CPR

Advocate Trinity Hospital to host 3rd Annual Celebrity Basketball Game on October 26. 

Calling all Subcontractors

Happening tomorrow. 

See flyer for details. 

Complete the Nonprofit Utopia Survey for a Chance to Win

With a year of data and experience under its belt, the Nonprofit Utopia community is poised to go to the next level of its development. In so doing, the community is surveying its members and stakeholders to create better value for the nonprofit sector.  Nonprofit Utopia is is asking nonprofit stakeholders to complete a survey to get a sense for what a typical work day is like; their aspirations and challenges.  The results will be kept confidential. Respondents will get  free admission to an upcoming paid webinar of their choice and a chance to win a $50.00 Amazon gift card.

Complete the Nonprofit Utopia Survey for a Chance to Win

With a year of data and experience under its belt, the Nonprofit Utopia community is poised to go to the next level of its development. In so doing, the community is surveying its members and stakeholders to create better value for the nonprofit sector.  Nonprofit Utopia is is asking nonprofit stakeholders to complete a survey to get a sense for what a typical work day is like; their aspirations and challenges.  The results will be kept confidential. Respondents will get  free admission to an upcoming paid webinar of their choice and a chance to win a $50.00 Amazon gift card.

Community Talk About Breast Cancer

St. Bernard Hospital is kicking off our National Breast Cancer Awareness Month activities with a community talk.

Join us on Friday October 25, at 11:00 am for a conversation about Breast Cancer and racial disparities, led by Dr. Vincent Reid. The event is open to the public and will be held in the Community Conference Room on the third floor of the Ambulatory Care Center located at 6307 S. Stewart Avenue, Chicago IL 60621.

The event is free and open to the public.

Spanish Coalition for Housing Works to Help Increase Pool of Affordable Housing Units

With affordable housing under siege in Chicago, Spanish Coalition for Housing is excited about a recent opportunity that will help make affordable housing a reality for its clients. Earlier this summer, Chicago Housing Authority opened its application process for the Property Rental Assistance (PRA) program, which allocates Project Based Vouchers (PBV) to new developments and existing, well-managed properties.

Community Health System Continues to Invest in Next Generation of Healthcare Providers as Demand for Primary Care Providers Continues to Grow

As the demand for primary care physicians continues to grow faster than its supply,  Erie Family Health Centers continues to take a leadership role in narrowing the deficit by investing in the next generation of the primary healthcare workforce trained to work in community health.

Rowe-Clark Math & Science Academy Accepting 9th Graders UNTIL SEPTEMBER 23

Are you still looking for a high school for your 9th grader? Rowe-Clark Math & Science Academy is still accepting transfer students UNTIL SEPTEMBER 23. Join our Masai Family today!

Seeking Nominations for the Excellence in Englewood Awards

Do you know an Outstanding Teacher, Community Leader or Artist from Englewood? Or a Business Owner who continues to give back? Well the Hamilton Park Advisory Council needs your help! Nominate an individual, organization or business who exemplifies "Excellence in Englewood" and they will be presented with this award at the Black Tie Gala hosted by the Hamilton Park Advisory Council on October 12th. The deadline for submission is September 30th!

Can dirty indoor air hurt your lungs?

Mold, pollen and building materials can all cause lung health problems, a doctor says.

Do you need to be worried about second-hand vaping?

A thoracic surgeon explains why non-smokers should let e-smokers vape alone. 

Connect + Build + Take Action with RAGE - Englewood Village Meeting

Join R.A.G.E. for our Englewood Village Meeting on Tuesday, September 17th at Earle STEM Elementary School located on 2040 W. 62nd from 6pm – 8pm. All attendees will receive a complimentary dinner, hear R.A.G.E. updates and listen to variety of guest speakers.

Back To School Bash

Back To School Bash 

Friday, August 30, 2019

4:30-6:30pm

Hope Manor II

Block Club Convention

Please join us for the Chicago Block Club Convention 2019 which will be held at 8147 S. Vincennes at Simeon High School at 9AM. Guest speakers include, Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Johnathan Jackson, and Michael Father Pfleger. More details coming soon!

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