Archive for the ‘In Chicago…’ Category

Illinois Action for Children

Posted on: January 22nd, 2015 No Comments

This organization seeks to provide attention to the issues of child-care and labor, helping economically struggling working parents access childcare.



United Way Metropolitan Chicago

Posted on: January 14th, 2015

This branch of the larger non-profit works with local metropolitan Chicago communities and organizations. Read more!



Hunger over the Holidays

Posted on: December 15th, 2014

The Greater Chicago Food Depository is a fantastic site for supporting those who go without at this time of the […]



Black Youth Project

Posted on: December 10th, 2014

A Chicago-based project focused on training, activating, and supporting young black activist voices for justice.  Learn More.



Teachers for Social Justice

Posted on: November 12th, 2014

This organization, which seeks to facilitate the pursuit of justice in education,  is having a Curriculum Fair on November 22, […]



Pilsen Neighbors Community Council

Posted on: October 20th, 2014

Sixty years of local advocacy, educational promotion, and social justice work on Chicago’s Southwest side.



IMAN Green Re-entry Project

Posted on: October 1st, 2014

Featured on WBEZ, the Inner-City Muslim Action Network in Chicago is working to renovate foreclosed and vandalized homes in environmentally […]



Cure Violence and the Interruptors

Posted on: September 19th, 2014

CeaseFire Chicago is taking the local anti-violence campaign to the wider world with its new name. Cure Violence.  Yet, it remains […]



Putting a face on poverty

Posted on: September 3rd, 2014

Chicago’s Heartland Alliance recently started a new Tumblr project, Questions that Matter, featuring interviews with members of the served population.



Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

Posted on: August 27th, 2014

This organization works with housing non-profits, monitors homeless youth, and attempts to mobilize resources for legal and social justice.