Events

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Fourth Ward Alderman Will Burns, Artworks Chicago, the Southeast Chicago Commission, and the University of Chicago's Office of Civic Engagement present the 43rd Street Festival. Admission is free to this family-oriented event that will feature performances by Joan Collaso, Avain Hightower and Full C Read More...
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The Illinois Currency Exchange Charitable Foundation (ICECF) is a nonprofit that works to create and support educational opportunities for disadvantaged Illinois youth. This year they are expanding their operations to include the POWER UP! Boot Camp, which they are running in partnership with the Ch Read More...
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The Tax Increment Financing-Neighborhood Improvement Program (TIF-NIP) is a Department of Planning and Develop-ment (DPD) program that provides home repair grants in eligible TIF districts. Since1999, 25 TIF-NIPs have been created.The program provides home repair grants for single-family residences Read More...
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2014 Bash on Wabash 2014 marks the Eleventh Year Anniversary for the "Bash On Wabash" with the goal of bringing neighbors and businesses alike, from near and far, to a festival that showcases the beauty, creativity, history and culture of the South Loop. Located in the heart of the neighborhood on Read More...
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Calling all kind individuals to help inspire and make someone's day happy through the sincere kindness of our hearts. Acts of Kindness is dedicated to encouraging and empowering people to practice kindness in their everyday lives. On August 27th, they will demonstrate acts of kindness by: Eng Read More...
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Bronzeville Nights is a an opportunity for community and business to interact in a phenomenal way. The goal is for people to learn about the great businesses, amazing business owners and spend money by shopping local. It is an event series pairing local arts, culture and entertainment in some of the Read More...
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Ruth Lee Jones (aka Dinah Washington) moved to the south side of Chicago at the age of three. Like many other accomplished musicians, she attended DuSable High School. At the age of fifteen, her talent was noticed after she won a talent contest at the Regal Theater formerly located at 47th and Grand Read More...