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Greater Saint John AME Church Presents: Mindset Monday's

Greater Saint John AME Church's 40 Acres & School Homeownership Institute                        
Presents:  
Mindset Monday's  (July 31st ) Session 2 6p-7pm.

Englewood At The Movies Presents: I Used To Love her

Fly and Faith Fridays at Greater Saint John AME Church... From Open Mic to Movie Night!

Englewood At The Movies Presents: I Used To Love Her  July 28, 2017 

Englewood Girls Matter! Tea With A Queen Mentoring Conference

Greater Saint John AME Church’s Women’s Ministry Presents: 2017 Women's Ministry Inaugural Tea With A Queen Mentoring Conference Saturday July 29, 2017

                   

The American Dream or The American Nightmare? What is the reality for Chicago South Siders?

Many understand “The American Dream” as having the white picket fence. A home, two children, a dog and spouse. The successful and/or stable career, financial security, owning a piece of land and later passing it down to the children, has been the definition.

Can Millennials Become The Saviors of Chicago?

Movements such as My Block, My Hood, My City, From The Go, Good In Englewood, Hugs No Slugs, Black Youth Project 100, Assata’s Daughters and BRAVE are led by millennials who are fighting to change the narrative of Chicago. 

Spring Efficiency Workshop

Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago and Greater Saint John AME Church

 Presents: Spring Efficiency Workshop on April 20, 2017,

Celebrate Black History Month in Englewood

Celebrate Black History Month by indulging in hand-crafted African artifacts, accessories, clothing and more! The Resident Association of Greater Englewood, also known as R.A.G.E., will be hosting an African Pop-up Shop Fundraiser on February 14th and February 15th at Hamilton Park Cultural Center from 12pm-5pm.

R.A.G.E. Year in Review for 2016

The Resident Association of Greater Englewood would like to thank all of our members and supporters for the amazing contributions of time, resources, dedication and support in positively affecting the lives of many residents in the Greater Englewood Community. We are excited to share our 2016 Year in Review and reflect on the many successes and accomplishments that R.A.G.E. has achieved this year!

Good in the Wood - Christmas Extravaganza - 12/17 at Hamilton Park!

Join the Hamilton PAC, Think Outside Da Block and Graham Funeral Directors for the "Good in the Wood" Christmas Extravaganza on Saturday, December 17th at Hamilton Park Cultural Center from 2pm-5pm! 

5th Annual Thanksgiving Extravaganza presented by Think Outside Da Block

Think Outside Da Block Presents the 5th Annual Thanksgiving Extravanga on Monday, November 21st at Ogden Park - 6500 S. Racine in the fieldhouse from 4pm-8pm! 

Englewood Votes! Informed with Ballot Ready

On November 8, 2016 show up to the polls in numbers and vote informed with the help of Ballot Ready.

First Time Home Buyer Education Workshop

First Time Home Buyer Education Workshop: Explore the steps needed in buying a home and the resources available in Englewood.

Development without Displacement - McCormick Foundation

Teamwork Englewood's Perry Gunn discusses the importance of reinvigorating the Englewood community not throuhg the displacement of people and families but working side by side with various interest be it the residents, developers or businesses to build a thriving sustianable community. 

Historical Tradition Returns: Englewood Back To School Parade

For 50 plus years the Englewood Back To School Parade has been creating peace, fun and memorable experiences in Englewood. Nothing can compare to this historical event that will return August 27, 2016.

The Frame Shop Chicago Gives Back to Englewood

Kenneth Johnson Jr. who is a Englewood native recently hosted an “I Am Englewood” Photography Exhibition which was held at the Frame Shop Chicago located at 3520 S. Morgan Unit LD, back in July. The owner, Cole Glassner truly admired the work that speaks about the beauty of Englewood and will now give 25% back to the Resident Association of Greater Englewood and the Englewood 5K. 

Englewood Host: NeighborWorks(R) Day 2016-June 4th

The rain won't stop the Englewood NeighborWorks Day on this Saturday June 4th. However if the rain is unbearable, we'll be moved indoors to the 4th Floor of the U.S. Bank Building.

Free Cooking Classes Englewood Style With Whole Cities Foundation

Whole Cities Foundation, a foundation of Whole Foods Market, is offering regular healthy living classes throughout the Englewood community to help you implement and maintain your personal health and wellness goals.

Save The Date June 4, NeighborWorks Day Returns

Working Together for Strong Communities®NeighborWorks Day is a fun day of service. Englewood will host NeighborWorks day June 4th 9am-1pm.

Yes, We’ve Got Crime BUT PORTRAYALS OF URBAN NEIGHBORHOODS AS HOPELESS ONLY WORSEN THE PROBLEMS -

Say "Englewood" in Chicago and other words that come to many Chicagoans' minds about this south side neighborhood are often "crime," "gangs," "drugs," "dangerous" and "stay away from it." But what kind of message does that kind of thinking send to the people who live there, who've ALWAYS lived there...

Beautify Your $1 Lot: Residents Can Qualify for Beautification Grant

All Greater Englewood Residents who purchased $1 Chicago vacant lots in the Large Lots program are eligible for a $2,500 grant to beautify their lots.

Englewood Youth Learn Healthy Cooking Recipes

Youth in Englewood are serving it up hot! Turkey veggie chili with quinoa is what's cooking! 

Englewood Quality of Life Plan II Task force Meetings

Quality of Life Plan II Mission: Engage people and organizations connected to the Englewood neighborhood in a planning process to articulate a clear vision of common neighborhood development goals and implementation strategies. 

Heart Month

St. Bernard Hospital wants you to take control of your health! Join us for our heart health events.

Englewood Matters: No Vote! No Voice!

Too few voters regularly show up at the polls in Englewood, giving away one of their most important sources of power in the future of our community.

Englewoodian Honored with Dr. King Humanitarian Award

The inspiring "Good In Englewood" work of Englewood residents continues to be recognized by the masses. For the last 19 years the community relations committee at St. Bernard Hospital honors and recognizes individuals who provide youth mentoring.

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