The Neighborhood Exchange Series (NES) is an opportunity to hear from leaders who are at the forefront of building a stronger, more equitable Chicago region. The quarterly events feature an engaging panel conversation in an in-person or virtual setting that highlights how community-led strategies and cross-sector partnerships that are transforming Chicago’s neighborhoods.


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Upcoming Events

October 19, 2022
8:30 - 9:30am (CDT)

Virtual Neighborhood Exchange: Behind the Numbers—How Inflation and the Economy Are Affecting Our Communities

Join United Way of Metro Chicago, the Baumhart Center of Loyola University, and Chicago Cares for an enlightening conversation showcasing different perspectives on the current economic environment and the ways it is impacting our Chicago neighbors.

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Previous Events

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4.28.22 – Neighborhood Exchange

The Arc of Recovery: COVID Response from Crisis Management to Long-Term Investment

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1.26.22 - Virtual Neighborhood Exchange

Doing Good in the Neighborhood – The Rise of Community Based Incubators

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10.27.21 - Virtual Neighborhood Exchange

Connecting the Dots – Human Services and Economic Development

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6.11.20 – Virtual Neighborhood Exchange

Innovation & Adaptation in Times of Crisis: Local Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic

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2.11.20 – Neighborhood Exchange

The Role of Corporations in Chicago’s Community Investment Initiative

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11.7.19 – Neighborhood Exchange

The Role of Workforce Development in Neighborhood Revitalization

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