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DuSable Museum Board Of Trustees Elects Ambassador Carol Moseley Braun

Upon being informed of her election, Ambassador Braun stated, “It is my great honor to be elected as a Trustee of the DuSable Museum. This world class institution is a singular addition to Chicago’s cultural firmament, and it is with ...

Fernwood Elementary briefly Theme is to Be Phenomenal

“I look at myself as a serving leader because the administration aspect is just for business,” he said. “But the part of being the principal that matters most is serving our community and students and making sure that the students ...

West Chatham Park Set To Receive Multi-Purpose Facility

“There is so much going on in Chatham, including new retail and all of the new home construction, thanks to the hard work of the Mayor and Alderman Howard Brookins,” Kelly said.

Cook County Assessor’s Office intern program continues to see future results

“My internship with Assessor Berrios’ Office taught me to stay calm and level-headed during hard and emotional situations,” House said. “It also taught me strong communication, organizational and professional skills that I used while in college and in my job, ...

The Village of Flossmoor Hosts Annual Winterfest Celebration

There is a beautiful 30-foot evergreen tree right in Floosmoor Park,” said Laura Brennan-Levy, program and event coordinator for the Village of Flossmoor. “We worked with the park district and the fire department for electricity and decided it was a ...

University of Chicago Completes Mural in Woodlawn

“I felt really fortunate to have been selected for this project,” Arlene Turner-Crawford said. “I’ve done other murals with community participation and I enjoy the opportunity to collaborate with both artists and residents.”

The Satio Foundation for Young Men Hosts Tie Workshop

“A lot of the skills that young people were embedded with at a young age in prior generations through church and community groups are no longer available to young men within the community today,” Craig said. “So, our Satio Foundation ...

Choir Program in North Lawndale

Due to that pilot’s success, Merit, a nationally accredited community music school, and CYC, a non-profit dedicated to supporting children and families in underserved communities, has expanded their partnership with the launch in October of a new choir program at ...

TCA HEALTH HOLDS GRAND OPENING FOR NEW CHATHAM LOCATION

TCA Health is announcing the grand opening of its newest clinic in Chicago’s Chatham community. The 4,000 sq. ft. facility, at 8425 South Cottage Grove Ave., will be open for touring Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, from 11 a.m. – 1 ...

World of Soul Motorcycle Community Working to Transform Image of Motorcycling

World of Soul Motorcycle Community, Inc. is a national braintrust organization stemming from its social network of motorcyclists. The Foundation was established to manage the programing approach to World of Soul Motorcycle Community’s base of 9,600 riders and clubs. Together ...

Entrepreneurial program launches in December

“It’s hard enough to be an entrepreneur, but it becomes that [much] more difficult when you don’t have relevant support,” she said. “So, in January 2017, I woke up in the middle of the night with an idea to begin ...

Mariano's Bronzeville Location To Celebrate its One Year Anniversary!

Come out Saturday and Sunday, October 28th and 29th to Mariano's Bronzeville locations at 3857 South King Drive in Chicago,IL from 12:00 noon until 4:00 p.m.

Obama Foundation Announces Civic Summit

The Obama Foundation recently announced that it will invite 500 civic leaders from Chicago, the United States and across the world, to the upcoming Obama Foundation Summit on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1.

Partnering 4Health Combats Chronic Diseases in Urban Areas

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided funding to five national organizations from 2014- 2017, to combat chronic diseases in 94 urban and rural communities and helped 20 million people receive nutritious foods, physical activity and live in ...

Arthur M. Brazier Foundation Presents Community Tech Training Program

“We recognized the need to not only provide workforce development skills but to take it one step further and give community residents on-the-job training where they earn a paycheck and develop skills for a career in a growing industry,” Dr. ...

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