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5.22.2018 -

Chicago Mom Grateful for Financial Opportunities with Support from Center for Changing Lives and LISC

Brook Ziolkowski really relished the recent Mother’s Day card and pink-and-white necklace she received from her 4-year-old daughter, Marlani. Ziolkowski credited the Logan Square-based Center for Changing Lives (CCL) with changing her life.

6.13.2018 -

Hoops in the Hood Officially Kicks Off with Summer of Opportunity Event

Hoops in the Hood is about to have its biggest summer ever. The sports-based community safety initiative by LISC Chicago creates safe spaces for youth to interact and build positive relationships with peers and caring adults while making visible use of public spaces and fostering a sense of community. Over the last 12 years, it ...

5.10.2018 -

A Call to Action: One Chicago for All

After a year of planning with dozens of key nonprofits and leaders throughout Chicago, LISC Chicago and its community partners unveiled A Call to Action from Chicago Neighborhoods – One Chicago for All – at the 24th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards on Thursday, April 5, 2018 to advocate for equity.