Community Events—Come and learn how you can receive job readiness preparation in the following industries:
You can also learn about the other programs and… Continue
Local Business Spotlight—Fuller's Barber Shop Gets Cutting Edge Makeover!
Owner of the local Auburn Gresham Fuller Barbershop, on the Southside of Chicago is used to getting residents young and old, those who are visiting… Continue
Business Events, Community Events, CAN TV Programs—The Faith Community of Saint Sabina...
Tickets are now on sale for the 100th Anniversary Gala, on… Continue
Education Initiatives—GAGDC's Auburn Gresham GOLD, a community education initiative is highlighted in PBS Newshour, with Illinois State University partner.
Business Services—The 79th Street SBIF | Small Business Improvement Fund is opening up again for businesses in the 79th Street corridor TIF and the 79th & Vincennes TIF
10/3/16 through 11/1/16 .
Community Events, Business Events, Trainings and Workshops, Chicago Public Library—AARP Foundation Experience Corp is looking for our Seniors who are 50 years and older ( preferably retired) that can volunteer time to tutor small groups of children.
We have 19 schools on the… Continue
Business Events, CAN TV Programs—Click on the link Small Business Saturday BootCamp to download the flyer and help us spread the word!
LEARN HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON
Hands-on Boot Camps to Educate and… Continue
Healthcare/Health Resources—In Illinois, one in eight infants is born to a mother who did not get all recommended prenatal care. Without this care, mothers are three times more likely to deliver babies with health problems.… Continue
Business News, CAN TV, Community Highlights—The Chicago Community Trust today released a report from the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement (IPCE) assessing the impact of the third year of On… Continue
Community Highlights, Education Initiatives—Leo Catholic High School principal Shaka Rawls put out a call for help, and the community answered.
Community Events, Trainings and Workshops—There is a "Father Factor" in our Nations's Worst Social Problems. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 24 million children in America--one out of every three--live in biological father-absent homes.… Continue
Business News, Education Initiatives—Icebox Derby Girls Set to Race their Electric and Solar-Powered Refrigerator Cars in Showdown this Saturday, August 13, open to public 3pm. Teams will race solar-powered cars they built from recycled… Continue
CAN TV, Community Highlights, Housing/Real Estate—The American Red Cross of Chicago & Northern Illinois, joined by community volunteers from the Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation, went door-to-door in the Auburn-Gresham community on… Continue
Community Highlights, Digital Media and Technology Resources, Education Initiatives—Team Flaming Zing celebrates its victory at ComEd’s 2015 Icebox Derby Race Day in Chicago. The four-week education program encourages young women to pursue careers in STEM. (Courtesy of ComEd)
See an in depth interview by Carlos Nelson and Cheryl Johnson about Auburn Gresham's annual community celebration.