Walgreens reopens in Auburn Gresham!

Business News, Community Highlights—More than one year after looting destroyed a Chicago Walgreens, on 79th Racine, it is finally back… Continue

GAGDC accepting applications for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)GAGDC accepting applications for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

Business News, Community Highlights, Government Resources and Services, Housing/Real Estate—GAGDC is now accepting applications for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)!

83rd Street Mosaic Community Mural Design Discussion83rd Street Mosaic Community Mural Design Discussion

Community Events, Business Events, FREE After School Programs, Trainings and Workshops, CAN TV Programs—Come join a Community Meeting Design Discussion, to plan for a Mosaic Mural to be located at the… Continue

PlayStreets #4 It takes A VillagePlayStreets #4 It takes A Village

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Rapid Info and Resource Line (Dial the new call-in 551-241-6209) for Community Updates!Rapid Info and Resource Line (Dial the new call-in 551-241-6209) for Community Updates!

Community Highlights—GAGDC's very own Rapid Resource Info Line , a QUICK conference call sharing information and… Continue

Join DPD Invest South/West Auburn Gresham Community Meeting #2Join DPD Invest South/West Auburn Gresham Community Meeting #2

Business Events, Community Events, CAN TV Programs—Your voice is needed to give Department of Planning feedback on the proposed development project at… Continue

HEALTH FAIR: Be Kind To Your MindHEALTH FAIR: Be Kind To Your Mind

Community Highlights, Healthcare/Health Resources—June 17th at 12 pm 7901 S Halsted See full article for more details!

Health Fair on the Block * Rain Date JUNE 3rd, See you there!Health Fair on the Block * Rain Date JUNE 3rd, See you there!

Community Events—GAGDC's bi-annual Health Fair on the Block will be back, Thursday, JUNE 3rd. Thank you too all the… Continue

We Will ChicagoWe Will Chicago

Community Events, CAN TV Programs, Trainings and Workshops—We will Chicago: April 29 th at noon Did you know the City of Chicago is embarking on a… Continue

United Way of Metro Chicago’s 2021 Stronger Neighborhoods AwardsUnited Way of Metro Chicago’s 2021 Stronger Neighborhoods Awards

Business News, Community Highlights—The 2021 Stronger Neighborhoods Awards was an incredible celebration of what makes the Chicago… Continue

EVENT: What's the 411 on the COVID-19 Vaccines?EVENT: What's the 411 on the COVID-19 Vaccines?

Education Initiatives, Healthcare/Health Resources—Thursday, May 27 th at 6 pm Registration link in full article Join UChicago Medicine &… Continue

Leo High School Hosting Vaccination Event 5/21, Slots Still AvailableLeo High School Hosting Vaccination Event 5/21, Slots Still Available

Community Events, CAN TV Programs—HURRY SLOTS STILL AVAILABLE! Leo Catholic High School has some slots left on Friday, May 21st from… Continue

Low-Income Illinoisans Could Be Eligible For $3,700 to $30,000+ By Filing 2020 TaxesLow-Income Illinoisans Could Be Eligible For $3,700 to $30,000+ By Filing 2020 Taxes

Government Resources and Services—Get My Payment IL Coalition Works to Increase Access to Stimulus Checks, Government Funds

COVID-19 Vaccine at UI HealthCOVID-19 Vaccine at UI Health

Healthcare/Health Resources—See full article for details and flyers

FREE Health Classes!FREE Health Classes!

Community Highlights, Education Initiatives—FREE health classes for the whole family! Check out the flyer in the full article for more details.

Spanish Coalition for Housing Addresses the Forgotten Side to Fair Housing Amid the PandemicSpanish Coalition for Housing Addresses the Forgotten Side to Fair Housing Amid the Pandemic

Government Resources and Services, Housing/Real Estate—Agency Connects 520+ Independent Landlords with Resources as COVID-19 Housing Policies Favor Renters

Youth Career Fair hosted by Lead With LoveYouth Career Fair hosted by Lead With Love

Community Events, CAN TV Programs, Trainings and Workshops—Calling all teens & young adults ages 15-21! Lead With Love is hosting its First Annual Career… Continue

Vaccine Registration for Seniors Opens MARCH 4!Vaccine Registration for Seniors Opens MARCH 4!

City of Chicago, Community Highlights—Seniors age 65 and older can schedule an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine at the new United… Continue

JOIN US AUBURN GRESHAM! Virtual Town HallJOIN US AUBURN GRESHAM! Virtual Town Hall

Community Highlights, Healthcare/Health Resources—GAGDC will be hosting our very first virtual town hall event . March 26th at 11 am via Facebook… Continue

Give your Career a Lift at Greater West Town!

Community Events, Trainings and Workshops—Next Shipping & Receiving Training Program class starts March 29th! Join us for a Virtual… Continue

Auburn Gresham Quality of Life Plan Download A Copy Here!Auburn Gresham Quality of Life Plan Download A Copy Here!

Community Highlights—The Auburn Gresham Quality of Life Plan 2017 has been published! Electronic copies of can be… Continue

IL Snap Education FREE Upcoming Mini WebinarsIL Snap Education FREE Upcoming Mini Webinars

Community Highlights, Education Initiatives, Healthcare/Health Resources—Two mini-webinars hosted by Illinois SNAP-Education will take place in February. Both are free to… Continue

Collins secures new location for Auburn Gresham COVID Testing SiteCollins secures new location for Auburn Gresham COVID Testing Site

Community Highlights, Government Resources and Services, Healthcare/Health Resources—Collins secures new location for Auburn Gresham COVID Testing Site.

Department of Planning and Development announces the first-ever Artists-In-Residence for four of the city’s INVEST South/West neighborhoods!Department of Planning and Development announces the first-ever Artists-In-Residence for four of the city’s INVEST South/West neighborhoods!

City of Chicago, Business News, Community Highlights—Department of Planning and Development announces the first-ever Artists-In-Residence for four of… Continue

Discover is hiring NOW for the Chatham call center!Discover is hiring NOW for the Chatham call center!

Business News, Workforce and Career Development—Discover is hiring NOW for the Chatham call center.

COVID-19 Testing In Auburn Gresham (No Waiting!)COVID-19 Testing In Auburn Gresham (No Waiting!)

Community Highlights, Healthcare/Health Resources—Drive Thru & Walk-Up Testing: 1156 W. 79th Streer (79th & Racine - northeast corner parking… Continue

2021 Scholarship2021 Scholarship

Education Initiatives—Good Morning Educators and Community Leaders , The Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation is… Continue

Southside locations for COVID Vaccines

CAN TV, Healthcare/Health Resources—Several Southside locations for COVID vaccines...

Calling all Owner-Occupant Landlords!Calling all Owner-Occupant Landlords!

Housing/Real Estate—Join a research study about what it's like to be a landlord and receive a $45 cash stipend as a… Continue

Did you have COVID-19? UIC is interested in learning more - Take the SurveyDid you have COVID-19? UIC is interested in learning more - Take the Survey

CAN TV, Community Highlights, Healthcare/Health Resources—Did you have COVID - 19? UIC is interested in learning more about the physical and emotional… Continue

FOOD BOX GIVEAWAY

Community Events—The WIC Grocery Center located at 1106 West 79th St, between Aberdeen and May, is holding its… Continue

A Culturally-Conscious Approach to HIV in the Black CommunityA Culturally-Conscious Approach to HIV in the Black Community

Healthcare/Health Resources—A Q&A about Erie’s nationally-recognized Lending Hands for Life HIV/AIDS program and what… Continue

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  1. ‘This was so cool!’ A new take on Baby Shark for Auburn Gresham School Kids

    Sep 7, 2021 From Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation

  2. UPDATE: Neighborhood Opportunity Fund is open! Apply by Friday, Sept. 24

    Sep 6, 2021 From Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation

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    Aug 10, 2021 From Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation

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