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"New Englewood High School Should Combine 4 Schools Into Robeson, Group Says"

"The proposal comes as schools in Englewood are showing improvement, according to the presentation. Schools in "good standing" rose by 20 percent, while the number students performing at grade level has been trending upward for three years in a row."

Quality of Life Housing Taskforce: CCNRA Planning Session

In January, Commissioner Richard Boykin introduced legislation to provide free homes to city public safety and education employees. These homes would be located within five pilot areas, including Englewood. While the intent was to improve the economic vitality of our communities, we are being left out on of the the sole beneficiaries. 

Teamwork Englewood a Year in Review : 2016- 2017

Teamwork Englewood over the year of 2016 has had many highs engaging residents, elected official, developers as wells as other stakeholders in a vision of “Development without Displacement” in Englewood.

Englewood You Make Us Proud

Thank you Englewood and the larger Chicago community . The Englewood Quality of Life Fund #GivingTuesday campaign was a success. 

Video:Whole Foods Market Englewood

A repost from the Six Ward Blog, we see the new Englewood Whole Foods up close.

Development without Displacement - McCormick Foundation

Teamwork Englewood's Perry Gunn discusses the importance of reinvigorating the Englewood community not throuhg the displacement of people and families but working side by side with various interest be it the residents, developers or businesses to build a thriving sustianable community. 

Featuring: Englewood Codes Alum Marquis Sewell

Marquis Sewell, a graduate of our Englewood Codes program is featured in DNA Info article. Best wishes to Marquis as he heads to college.  

Teens Donate 10,000 Bottles of Water to Flint Michigan Campaign

Noble Charter HS students from Rauner College Prep took swift action after learning of the coalition of residents, churches and organizations in Englewood seeking donations to provide help to Flint Michigan residents.  

ENGLEWOOD VOTES! 2016 - 80% is the Goal

 In 2012, Englewood voter turnout reached a high of 73%.  The goal is to return Englewood  voter turnout to a level of 80% or more for the 2016 primary and general elections.

Englewood Youth in Technology

Members of Englewood Codes were recently featured in the Chicago Independent Bulletin newspaper.

PNC Bank Presents Teamwork Englewood with Community Development Grant

PNC Bank awards Teamwork Englewood a community development grant to increase financial literacy among youth.

Englewoodian Honored with Dr. King Humanitarian Award

The inspiring Good In Englewood work of Englewood residents continues to be recognized by the masses. For the last 19th years the community relations committee at St. Bernard Hospital honors and recognizes individuals who provide youth mentoring.

Good In Englewood: 2015 Review of Teamwork Englewood

Happy Holidays from Teamwork Englewood! As we prepare for the new year, Teamwork Englewood would like to reflect on our many accomplishments which impacted the Englewood community in 2015.

Executive Director Honored As Neighborhood Hero

Teamwork Englewood Congratulates its Executive Director Perry Gunn on being chosen as one of nine- “Neighborhood Hero” on October 21st by Neighborhood Housing.

Englewood's Quality of Life Plan 10th Anniversary (2015) Video

On April 30, 2015 Teamwork Englewood held the inaugural celebration of "10th Anniversary of The Englewood: Making a Difference Quality-of-Life Plan" to recognize great contributions made by so many of Englewood residents, leaders and organizations.

Demond Drummer joins Smart Chicago as Managing Director of the Smart Chicago Challenge

Demond Drummer joins the Smart Chicago Collaborative as the Managing Director of the Smart Chicago Challenge, a plan to make Chicago the most dynamic digital city in the world.

A Look At Teamwork Englewood in 2014

A Look At Teamwork Englewood In 2014!

An Englewood Rising: What Code for America Means for Chicago

This week marks the annual Code for America Summit. The Summit is THE event that convenes and celebrates the nation’s civic technology ecosystem.

"Hoops in the Hood More Than Just Basketball"

The Hoops in the Hood City-wide Championship is fast approaching and the Englewood community will certainly be represented.

Englewood Solidarity Day

We're taking it to the people!  A targeted, door-to-door community canvass to connect with neighbors.

Englewood Housing Resource Meeting

Come hear about housing resources - Wednesday, April 9.  Target Forgiveable Grants up to $25K, Housing Grants up to $75K and Large Lots Pilot for $1.

Teamwork Englewood Launches

Teamwork Englewood partnered with LISC/Chicago and DataMade to create a website where local homeowners can easily find City-owned vacant lots on their block and learn how to purchase them for $1.

Green Healthy Neighborhoods Plan Adopted by Chicago Plan Commission

The Green Healthy Neighborhoods Plan is the result of an intense, collaborative community engagement and planning process between CMAP, the City of Chicago and neighborhood stakeholders.

Noticeable Acts of Neighborhood Heroism in Englewood

Black History is American History and we must honor our African American men who sometimes go unnoticed and often times remain anonymous though they make life changing impacts on residents.

Englewood Codes Recognized in Chicago Tech Plan

Englewood Codes, Teamwork Englewood's youth technology project, is recognized in the Chicago Technology Plan as a model of what it takes to "educate and engage young people in technology."

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