Our programs are the result of a community-wide strategic planning session that helped residents, staff, and other partners define priorities and goals. Each program area incorporates organizing, collective action, and advocacy.
Working closely with existing and potential business owners to spur economic reinvestment in Garfield Park’s business corridors.
A coalition of green spaces and community gardens that produce local food for sale at the Garfield Park Neighborhood Market.
Focusing on landlord/tenant issues as well as homeownership and foreclosure prevention initiatives in partnership with city-wide housing organizations.
Supporting residents as they assume leadership roles in community planning and revitalization efforts.
One of the most unique farmers markets in the City of Chicago, selling hyper-local produce grown in community gardens.