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New pillars support Woodlawn renewal 3/29/2013
Woodlawn is rising again … though the challenges, like gravity, seem never to go away. Its comeback slowed by the Great Recession, its people saddened by the death of a beloved leader, the storied South Side neighborhood is rallying.
CNDA 2013: Engaged, healthy and strong 3/7/2013
The 19th annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards honored and highlighted a variety of projects throughout the city.
LISC network delivers for Healthy Chicago 6/15/2012
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is tapping directly into LISC’s network of neighborhood groups for ideas on how to advance his administration’s ambitious Healthy Chicago agenda.
Susana Vasquez named LISC/Chicago executive director 7/18/2011
Susana Vasquez, who for nearly two decades has worked to redevelop Chicago neighborhoods, is the new executive director of LISC’s Chicago office.
South Chicago rallies with Neil Bosanko 5/10/2011

At a time when many might withdraw, this South Chicago hero urges his community to keep up the fight  

Daley 'here at least in spirit' at CNDA 2/16/2011
Cook County Board Chair Toni Preckwinkle received the newly renamed Richard M. Daley Friend of the Neighborhoods Award and two NCP-related efforts were honored at the 17th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards.
Senator Durbin tours Rosa Parks Apartments 11/22/2010
Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.) recently joined leaders from housing organizations across Chicago for a tour of the Rosa Parks Apartments in Humboldt Park.
Bishop Brazier's gentle way inspires our work 11/4/2010
LISC/Chicago, its New Communities and all of us who work for stronger neighborhoods mourn the passing of Bishop Arthur M. Brazier (1921-2010), who for a half century was an inspiration to, and force behind, Chicago-style grassroots community development.
TRP, Johnson-Gabriel recognized at CNDA 2/17/2010
Two NCP lead agencies had particular reason for pride during the 16th annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards, held Feb. 9 at the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
Logan Square Heroes:
Maura Nugent, Delia Ramirez
11/17/2009
The community heroes saluted by the New Communities Program lead agencies and their partners are the ones doing the heavy lifting, often with little acknowledgement or reward.

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