Sixty years of local advocacy, educational promotion, and social justice work on Chicago’s Southwest side.
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Featured on WBEZ, the Inner-City Muslim Action Network in Chicago is working to renovate foreclosed and vandalized homes in environmentally [...]
CeaseFire Chicago is taking the local anti-violence campaign to the wider world with its new name. Cure Violence. Yet, it remains [...]
Chicago’s Heartland Alliance recently started a new Tumblr project, Questions that Matter, featuring interviews with members of the served population.
This organization works with housing non-profits, monitors homeless youth, and attempts to mobilize resources for legal and social justice.
Have you seen people standing at events with messages about social justice issues spelled out in strings of lights? Well, [...]
Faith in Place is a Chicago based environmental justice organization that works with religious institutions, provides educational materials, engages in [...]
The Roosevelt Institute sent an email regarding a project, they call NextGen Illinois, that’s trying to get college-age students engaged [...]
A Rogers Park based initiative, looking at environmental and food based issues, providing opportunities to grow and teach children to [...]
Companies sometimes dump raw sewage into the Chicago River to avoid it flooding the city, which has significant effects locally and beyond.