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Why do we have a campaign to Put the Fucking Guns Down?

Some folks have recently asked us why we have a Put the Fucking Guns Down campaign and why we occasionally use the word “fuck.” Karl started Put the Fucking Guns Down campaign when he became fed up with losing so many of his friends to gun violence. We chose the word “fucking” due to its…


Damage and Repair: Experiences of Police-Community Healing Circles

                Every month we host healing circles that bring together police officers and residents of Englewood and beyond. We share a meal and our voices, using restorative justice circle keeping practices. One of our yoga teachers and volunteers, Lauren, shared with us her experiences of interacting with the…


Community Highlight: Ms. B

Name: Bridgette Age: 42 Occupation: Mother, grandmother, hairstylist, server at Q’s Tips & Wings BBQ How has I Grow Chicago affected your life? “My experience with I Grow I would have to say is first me meeting very considerate, honest, loving, supportive, and generous people. I have really expanded my mind, far as giving back…