I Grow Chicago Strengthens Presence in Englewood with New Hire

I Grow Chicago Strengthens Presence in Englewood with New Hire

Non-Profit Expert Sol Anderson Brings Over 13 Years of Experience to I Grow Chicago as The New Executive Director CHICAGO, Illinois, Sept. 8, 2020 – I Grow Chicago, a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering Chicago’s Englewood community to go from...
Born to Thrive: Fall 2020 Support Plan

Born to Thrive: Fall 2020 Support Plan

Sponsor a Student As Chicago Public Schools made the decision to hold remote classes this school year,  I Grow Chicago is once again rising to the occasion to support families and children. We are prepared to fill the gap for 40 students, following them throughout the...
We Could Do Wonders

We Could Do Wonders

Summer Camp program is in its sixth and final week. Due to the COVID 19 crisis, we were forced to change the look and style of our Summer Camp. Social distancing, masks and continual hand washing and the absence of hugging did not diminish the love and care  shown to...
Behind the Barrier: Online Learning

Behind the Barrier: Online Learning

For many students at underfunded schools, learning is already full of barriers that must be surpassed. While some students were feeling excited about classes they were in, inspired their teachers, and proud of their personal growth in early March, many others were...

Parsnip: Anti-Racism Practices for Brand Builders

It is not enough to be a non-racist; one must be actively anti-racist. Some corporations are still learning this principle, which will greatly impact their operations. It’s not enough to include a few Black models in a campaign; brand builders need to ensure Black...

Chicago Bears: Virtual Rookie Rally with I Grow Chicago

Bears Care recently donated $10,000 to I Grow Chicago to support COVID-19 relief efforts in the Englewood community. Last Wednesday, they also joined I Grow Chicago and Englewood community members in a virtual “Rookie Rally”. During the virtual meeting,...