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Boeing Announces $100,000 Grant to Support YMCA of Metro Chicago’s Urban Warriors Program

Boeing Announces $100,000 Grant to Support YMCA of Metro Chicago’s Urban Warriors Program

The YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago has received a $100,000 grant from Boeing to support Urban Warriors, a trauma-informed, violence prevention and intervention program that serves youth from 10 under-resourced communities…. Read more »

Neighborhood Storytelling Bus Tour Aims to Reimagine Chicago

Neighborhood Storytelling Bus Tour Aims to Reimagine Chicago

Caption by Ashmar Mandou As Chicago’s Mayoral race heats up, Grassroots Collaborative member organizations Action Now, Brighton Park Neighborhood Council, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless, Logan Square Neighborhood Association, SEIU… Read more »

AbbVie Donates $55 Million to Three Education Nonprofits Supporting Underserved Youth in Chicago & Across America

AbbVie Donates $55 Million to Three Education Nonprofits Supporting Underserved Youth in Chicago & Across America

AbbVie, a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, announced on Friday, Nov. 6th at Gage Park High School a $55 million total donation to three leading nonprofits working to address the achievement… Read more »

Comcast NBCUniversal Launches Scholarship Program for Community-Minded High School Seniors

Comcast NBCUniversal Launches Scholarship Program for Community-Minded High School Seniors

Comcast NBCUniversal is inviting high school seniors to apply for the Comcast Leaders and Achievers(r) Scholarship Program. Comcast Leaders and Achievers are students who have been selected for their outstanding… Read more »

Study Investigates Factors Behind Chicago School Closure Decisions

Study Investigates Factors Behind Chicago School Closure Decisions

Building utilization and student performance were predictors of Chicago Public Schools closures, but so was the race of students in each school, according to a new article published in the… Read more »

Back 2 School Illinois Launches Holiday Campaign to Provide Free School Supplies to Underserved Students

Back 2 School Illinois Launches Holiday Campaign to Provide Free School Supplies to Underserved Students

Back 2 School Illinois (B2SI), a Chicago-based nonprofit that provides tens of thousands of deserving kids from low-income families with free school supplies to help them succeed in the classroom… Read more »

Boeing Anuncia Subsidio de $100,000 para Apoyar el Programa Guerreros Urbanos de YMCA Metro Chicago

Boeing Anuncia Subsidio de $100,000 para Apoyar el Programa Guerreros Urbanos de YMCA Metro Chicago

YMCA de Metropolitan Chicago recibió un subsidio de $100,000 de Boeing para apoyar Urban Warriors (Guerreros Urbanos) programa de intervención y prevención de la violencia informado sobre el trauma que… Read more »

AbbVie Dona $ 55 Millones a Tres Organizaciones Educativas no Lucrativas que Apoyan a Jóvenes Marginados en Chicago y en todo Estados Unidos

AbbVie Dona $ 55 Millones a Tres Organizaciones Educativas no Lucrativas que Apoyan a Jóvenes Marginados en Chicago y en todo Estados Unidos

AbbVie, compañía biofarmaceútica mundial de investigaciones, anunció el viernes, 6 de noviembre en Gage Park High School, una donación total de $55 millones a tres organizaciones sin fines de lucro… Read more »

Campaña Navideña de Back 2 School Illinois Para Donar Artículos Escolares Gratuitos a Estudiantes Necesitados

Campaña Navideña de Back 2 School Illinois Para Donar Artículos Escolares Gratuitos a Estudiantes Necesitados

Back 2 School Illinois (B2SI), organización no lucrativa de Chicago que brinda útiles escolares gratuitos a miles de niños de familias de bajos ingresos, que los necesitan, para ayudarlos a… Read more »

UNO Names New Executive Director

UNO Names New Executive Director

The United Neighborhood Organization (UNO) has announced that new Executive Director Jose Torres is to succeed former Interim Director Solskin Gomez-Krogh, who held the post for three years.  “We do… Read more »