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EWI & KKC Collaboration for "Unity Day"
Kennedy-King College Launches Economic Empowerment Initiative for Englewood Women with Teamwork Englewood and the Englewood Women's Initiative.
Englewood Quality of Life Plan II Celebrates Its One Year Anniversary
The Englewood Quality of Life Plan turns one! Join us at our final quarterly meeting of 2017. Click here to RSVP.
Englewood Business Plan Competition Makes Accommodations for Entrepreneurs
After 143 Englewood Business Plan Competition Applications, and 45 submitted business plans, 22 finalists have been selected to advance to phase two.
Englewood Women's Initiative: Supporting Veterans
The Englewood Women's underscores the need for the QLP to develop an Englewood Women’s Business Council to provide ongoing support services for women entrepreneurs. The focus on child care…
Something to Celebrate: Englewood Square
Monday October 2nd, 2017, the Englewood community the one year anniversary of Englewood Square.
Childcare Business Development Opportunity Open Through October 4 for Englewood Women Entrepreneurs
The Englewood Women's Initiative seeks women entrepreuers interested in childcare businesses.
Englewood Quality of Life Quarterly Meeting (Q3) Update
We are three quarters into the implementation of the Engleood Quality of Life Plan. Check out each taskforce's updates!
2017 Englewood Quality of Life Business Plan Competition
Have an idea? The Englewood Quality of Life Business Plan Competition is here to help! Make a good pitch, and you could win start up or operating costs for your business!
Youth Action Council Launch!
We are ecstatic to announce the launch of the Englewood Quality of Life Plan Youth Action Council in partnership with Teamwork Englewood and Chicago Cares! This civic leadership initiative is long…
Rock the Beat: Jobs on the Block
Rock The Beat - Job Fair/Hiring Event on 66th & Union from 12pm-3pm .
"Englewood Women's Initiative"
The Englewood Women's Initiative is featured in the "West of the Ryan Current". Check it out here!
"Tiny Homes" are coming to Englewood to address youth homelessness
La Casa Norte & Pride Policy Tank, hosted a "Tiny Towns" community meeting yesterday at in iGrow Chicago in the West Englewood Neighborhood.
Englewood Women's Intiative Kick Off
The Englewood Women's Initiative kicked off was a complete success. With an attendance of about 50 women, EWI plans to prepare them to make their families more economically stable.
City of Chicago "Thrive Zones" Helps Englewood Thrive
Nine businesses, new and existing, are recipients of the City of Chicago Thrive Zone Initiative.
Englewood Women's Initiative Provides Pathway to Stable Jobs and Careers
This is an opportunity to provide Englewood female with training and opportunities for economic stability.
Englewood Women's Initiative Provides Pathway to Stable Jobs and Careers
This is an opportunity to provide Englewood female with training and opportunities for economic stability.
EPAC Hosts Its Inaugural Meeting
The Englewood Planning Advisory Council (EPAC) is a subcommitee of the Englewood Quality of Life Housing & Public Spaces Taskforce. It held it's inaugural advisory meeting on Thursday June 15th.
Englewood Quality of Life Quarterly Meeting
The Quality of Life Plan hosted its second quarterly meeting. Check out what we've been up to the past few months.
Englewood Quality of Life Public Safety Taskforce “Rocks the Beat”!
The Englewood Quality of Life Public Safety Taskforce secures funding to promote safe and supportive communities this summer.
"Welcome to Englewood" Sign Unveiling
"It’s the first documented sign here in the Englewood Community. I listened to my residents. I went on a listening tour. I went around and asked my residents what do they want to see happen in…
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…