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.

Hunger Among Families is SoaringHunger Among Families is Soaring

CAN TV, Community Highlights—Hunger Among Families is Soaring during the pandemic. Please consider supporting our partner the… Continue

ICC Approves ComEd’s Third Consecutive Rate Decrease for CustomersICC Approves ComEd’s Third Consecutive Rate Decrease for Customers

Business News, Community Highlights—The Illinois Commerce Commission today approved ComEd’s request for a $14 million decrease in… Continue

Thousands of languishing vacant and abandoned properties with unpaid taxes harm Black neighborhoods and suburbs. Cook County treasurer says program aimed at fixing the problem is not working.Thousands of languishing vacant and abandoned properties with unpaid taxes harm Black neighborhoods and suburbs. Cook County treasurer says program aimed at fixing the problem is not working.

Community Highlights, Housing/Real Estate—Disinvestment in African American communities in the city dates back to at least the 1968 riots… Continue

Virtual Community Grand Rounds about African American Men's Mental HealthVirtual Community Grand Rounds about African American Men's Mental Health

CAN TV, Community Highlights, Healthcare/Health Resources—On Thursday, December 10th, Join UChicago Medicine & Community Partners for a Virtual Community… Continue

FREE Mouth Swab COVID TestingFREE Mouth Swab COVID Testing

Healthcare/Health Resources—New Pisgah MB Church now offering COVID-19 mouth swab tests once a week!

Auburn-Gresham Holiday Bike GiveawayAuburn-Gresham Holiday Bike Giveaway

Business News, Community Highlights—Hello! AGB would like to be a source of joy for the children and families of these communities by… Continue

The Minority and Rural Coronavirus Insights Study (MRCIS)

Community Highlights—There is a groundbreaking and critically important research initiative currently underway to test… Continue

St. Sabina Employment Resource Center: Youth Investment ProgramSt. Sabina Employment Resource Center: Youth Investment Program

Education Initiatives, Workforce and Career Development—St. Sabina Employment Resource Center is now registering youth ages 16-24 for our IYIP Program.… Continue

Latinx Business Regional BIG Webinars:

Business News, Business Resource Network (FREE), Education Initiatives, Government Resources and Services—Join the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) to learn about the… Continue

A Virtual Cook-Along Benefit!A Virtual Cook-Along Benefit!

Business News, CAN TV, Community Highlights—Join us in celebrating the launch of our new Fresh Moves Mobile Market bus. Cook dinner along with… Continue

2021 ARCC Partnership Development Seed Grants Cycle 12021 ARCC Partnership Development Seed Grants Cycle 1

Community Highlights—Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities (ARCC) has announces info webinar Seed Grants with… Continue

20th Annual Food for the Body & Spirit Veteran’s Day kick-off events!20th Annual Food for the Body & Spirit Veteran’s Day kick-off events!

Business Events, Community Events, CAN TV Programs—The Black McDonald’s Operators Association (BMOA) are giving thanks and giving back as they… Continue

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

Wellness on Wentworth: Community Health and Wellness EventWellness on Wentworth: Community Health and Wellness Event

Healthcare/Health Resources—Wellness on Wentworth: Community Health and Wellness Event All Services Complimentary on NOVEMBER… Continue

Warming Up Chicago Coat Drive (Thank you for the Donations!)Warming Up Chicago Coat Drive (Thank you for the Donations!)

CAN TV, Community Highlights—We are looking for donations of new coats for young people. All sizes needed. See flyer for more… 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

Nonprofit Utopia Wraps Up Two of Three Workshop Series On Lever for Change, Bold Solutions NetworkNonprofit Utopia Wraps Up Two of Three Workshop Series On Lever for Change, Bold Solutions Network

Common Sense Media—Nonprofit Utopia has just completed the facilitation of two of three workshop series for members of… Continue

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

Nonprofit Utopia Takes To YouTube to Provide Free Fundraising Help for NonprofitsNonprofit Utopia Takes To YouTube to Provide Free Fundraising Help for Nonprofits

Common Sense Media—Successful fundraising includes more than developing a strong case for support and writing the… Continue

ACCESS Health - COVID tests, School Physicals, Flu TestsACCESS Health - COVID tests, School Physicals, Flu Tests

Healthcare/Health Resources—ACCESS Community Health Network is offering several services, click for more details.

Advocate Trinity Hospital named Screening Center of ExcellenceAdvocate Trinity Hospital named Screening Center of Excellence

Healthcare/Health Resources—GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer honors Southeast Side hospital with nationally-recognized designation

MLP Virtual Assistant Services

—We are a remote-based Secretarial Service. Anything your Secretary can do from the office, we can… Continue

State Announces New Investments to Expand Illinois Apprenticeship Program to Support 17,000 This Year!State Announces New Investments to Expand Illinois Apprenticeship Program to Support 17,000 This Year!

Apprenticeship, Business News, Workforce and Career Development—This week, Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity… Continue

NIU removes use of standardized test scores for 2021 applicantsNIU removes use of standardized test scores for 2021 applicants

Education Initiatives—New ‘test-blind’ policy is first of its kind for an Illinois institution.

Green Era Educational NFP  Applies  to Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to help fund environmental cleanup activitiesGreen Era Educational NFP Applies to Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to help fund environmental cleanup activities

Business News, CAN TV, Community Highlights—Green Era Educational NFP is submitting an application to the Illinois Environmental Protection… Continue

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  1. Register Now for the Upcoming Illinois Office of Minority Economic Empowerment (OMEE) Webinars

    Jan 4, 2021 From Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation

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    Dec 14, 2020 From Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation

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