Planning and designing a health clinic, affordable housing, and green technology hub to catalyze opportunities for neighbors.
The Auburn Gresham Neighborhood Network is using catalytic development to jumpstart local economic growth and create employment and entrepreneurial opportunities. Increased access to healthcare, a growing green economy, and affordable housing will strengthen the neighborhood significantly.
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The Auburn Gresham Neighborhood Network has received the support from Foundations, the city of Chicago, and coalition partners to successfully launch and execute a number of community initiatives.
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Principal, Scott Joplin Elementary School
“We are trying to build model schools by sharing resources in order to take all of our schools to the next level. What keeps me excited about this work is regardless of what school a child goes to, as long as it’s an Auburn Gresham GOLD school, I know they will have a quality education.”
Board Chair, United Way of Metro Chicago; Vice Chairman, Cresset
“At KPMG, we believe in United Way’s model as a catalyst to help fuel agencies who can make the greatest impact on improving lives in Chicago. We recognize it will take a sustained effort over time to really move the needle. That’s why we are proud to have made a five year pledge to support the Neighborhood Network Initiative.”