El acceso a Internet conecta a toda la familia con el aprendizaje

Neighbors Collaborate to End Hunger

AmeriCorps Member Brings Passion for Community-Building to Little Village

Little Village Residents Sprout Ideas for More Green Space

Abuse Survivors See Path Forward with Latinos Progresando

Cooking & Conversations: Health Promoters Host Nutrition Chats

At Annual March, Little Village Residents Call for Peace

Hosted by the Marshall Square Resource Network (MSRN), participants of the 5th Annual Peace March sought to commemorate the lives of individuals who’ve been killed in acts of violence and unite neighbors on a peaceful front. The march is an extension of the Little Village Neighborhood Network’s goal to reduce violence in the neighborhood, which frequently experiences both domestic and community violence.

Cracking the Code to New Career Pathways

Only 29 percent of jobs in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) fields are currently held by people of color. It’s not a lack of interest in these fields that prevent minority students from entering the workforce, but rather a lack of access and awareness. But that’s changing for youth in the communities of Austin and Little Village, two United Way Neighborhood Networks.

Little Village Students, Chicago Bears Huddle Up to Talk Character

Little Village Residents Take Steps to Shed Childhood Obesity

In addition to poor eating habits and the high price of healthy foods, a neighborhood’s poor walkability and limited access to safe outdoor space can contribute to childhood obesity, a problem too many children in Marshall Square face.Situated between North and South Lawndale, Little Village is home to a large Hispanic community, vibrant Mexican culture and one of the highest rates of childhood obesity in the city.