Archive for the ‘In Chicago…’ Category

Open Gov Hack Night

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

This is a group that meets weekly to look at tech and civic engagement. You don’t have to be a […]


Posted on: April 15th, 2015

This non-profit works to provide housing, healthcare, and other assistance to Chicagoans with mental illness.

Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice

Posted on: March 11th, 2015

This non-profit works with a coalition of other legal social justice organizations nationwide.  Check their blog for local information and […]

The Donors Forum

Posted on: February 20th, 2015

Illinois association of grantmakers and philanthropists, this site provides a lot of information about relevant information in the Illinois non-profit […]

Chicago Fair Trade

Posted on: February 4th, 2015

This organization helps to mobilize local communities, individuals, and congregations to work towards fair trade consumption.

Illinois Action for Children

Posted on: January 22nd, 2015

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, […]