Garfield Park Rite to Wellness Collaborative
GPRWC community partners include Bethel New Life, Bobby E. Wright CBHC, Garfield Park Community Council, Habilitative Systems, Inc., Institute for Nonviolence Chicago, MAAFA Redemption Project, The Community Builders, Rush University Medical Center, West Side United, YMCA, and more.
Visit ritetowellness.com to learn more about the GPRWC and get involved!
Aldi Closure and Petition
In response to the closure of the Aldi on Madison, Garfield Park Rite To Wellness Collaborative partners started a petition to keep the Aldi location reserved for food and groceries. Get involved with the collaborative to volunteer!
Community Plaza and Roller Rink on Madison
Saturday, June 5 marked the groundbreaking on a new community plaza and roller rink in West Garfield Park. This project is part of a joint initiative between Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, 28th Ward Alderman Jason Ervin, members of the Garfield Park Rite to Wellness Collaborative (including GPCC), residents, Studio Gang, and the Goldin Institute. The plans for this plaza emerged from community members as a way to create safe gathering spaces and opportunities for youth programming for residents of Garfield Park.