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Healthcare Coverage Deadline for Small Business Owners - December 15th
Please be aware that self-employed entrepreneurs and small business owners with employees who are covered by, or eligible for, a plan from the ACA Marketplace must enroll in a marketplace plan…
OPERATION HOPE, Feeding the Community
Operation Hope is a holiday outreach to provide free dinners to elders, adults, childrent and families of the community. December 12th, from 3:00-7:00pm, at BJ's Market & Bakery, 79th Racine.…
December Business Education Workshops
The Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP) offers workshops every Wednesday and Friday. Workshops vary each month and are conducted by City Officials, experts, and partner…
ComEd Offers Tips to Help Keep Your Holidays Bright
Helpful Information on How ComEd Customers Can Save Energy, Stay Safe and Shop Wisely
Beware of Holiday Shopping Fraud, It Too is Starting Early!
Holiday shopping is around the corner...schedule time to review your receipts and statements to make sure you weren't a victim of fraud!
Here’s How I Survived My First Week As An Unemployed Reporter
In the words of Andrea V. Watson, an Extroidinary Journalist , "I first posted about how I felt when I was laid off. ( Check it out here. )
Rescuing black homeownership to build wealth and stabilize communities
Organizational initiaves to boost black home ownership in Chicago and across the country
Start A Mobile Boutique Business?
Have you considered becoming a mobile boutique operator? Get familiar with some requirements & make an appointment to meet with a Small Business Center Business Consultant at 312-74-GOBIZ for…
The magical mystical Cook County Land Bank lures homebuyers
This Urban Landlady blog post tells how homebuyers and investors can use the Cook County Land Bank to build our community and get great deals on vacant properties. .
Monthly News From Auburn Gresham's Free Tax Site Partner
Check out the October news and events from Center for Economic Progress (CEP), Auburn Greshma's "Free Tax Site" partner!
ComEd Offers Ways for Customers to Fall into Savings During National Energy Awareness Month
ComEd residential customers to receive about a $14 credit during October thanks to the Future Energy Jobs Act
Financial Services Pipeline Initiative Appoints Two New CEO Leadership Council Co-chairs
The Financial Services Pipeline (FSP) Initiative is ushering in two new co-chairs to help steer the direction of the program, carry out the organization’s mission and oversee overall strategy…
Green Means Go (Toward a Cleaner Community)
Learn more about the Team that's cleaning our streets and improving our neighborhood.
Wait, did you say you just WAIVED all the taxes?
Ever notice a nice-looking house or building which has been vacant for years and no one seems to know why? Read this post on the Cook County Land Bank Authority!
Mayor Emanuel’s Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Is Open For Applications!
The Neighborhood Opportunity Fund is a new grant to help strengthen our commercial corridors on Chicago's South, Southwest and West Sides. The NOF grant cycle is now open.
Ride a Trolley, Sip a Cocktail, Change a Neighborhood
In a double decker bus on a gorgeous day, the only place to ride is in the top.
The Changing Face of Auburn Gresham: How Façade Enhancements Energize Neighborhoods.
Artful changes inspire local hope and pride.
Charting the Course for a New Way to Employ Youth
A Special Report on an Important Partner Program...
Suite Little Feet Now Enrolling
Suite Little Feet School 1439 West 79th St
New Energy Efficiency Benefits Coming to Illinois Consumers
ComEd’s Energy Efficiency Program has excelled to new heights. To date, ComEd customers have saved a record-breaking $2.5 billion through energy efficiency programs and will save even more with…
The Law Project Has A New Name!
For more than 30 years, The Law Project was known - first as the Community Economic Development Law Project, and then as The Law Project. Today, they are excited to announce that our new name is the…
Auburn Gresham Community Day, Saturday, June 10th!
Auburn Gresham Community Day, is Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Foster Park. This community event day is hosted by Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago (NHS) and its many community sponsors and…
Auburn Gresham Building Gets New Life to Promote Health and Wellness!
Can one iconic building along a key commerical cooridor lead the way to improve the health of a neighborhood? Community leaders and organizations in Auburn Gresham are progressing on a transformative…
Southside Memorial Day Parade On May 29th
17th Ward Alderman David Moore Invites you to join us for the Southside Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 29, 2017, 10:00 a.m., Parade Step off, 11:00 a.m. Wreath Ceremony on the grounds of at St.…
FREE business workshops every Wednesday and Friday at City Hall!
The City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP) offers FREE business workshops every Wednesday and Friday at City Hall, 8th Floor. To register for a workshop call…

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