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Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation

Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation
Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation

Auburn Gresham’s Healthy Lifestyle Hub Brings Resources Back To The South Side: ‘We Can Make Great Things Happen’

As live music played, families and friends explored the four-story lifestyle hub for the first time. “I want people to tell their kids and grandkids about this," a community leader said.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham’s Healthy Lifestyle Hub To Celebrate Grand Opening Friday — And Everyone Is Invited

Friday’s event will be an open house celebration where neighbors can roam the four floors of the hub with music and food.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

‘Miracle On 79th Street’: Auburn Gresham’s Healthy Hub Opens, Bringing Restaurants, A Clinic, Bank, And More To The South Side

The Healthy Lifestyle Hub will transform a building that sat vacant for more than two decades into a prime destination for neighbors, beginning a “new chapter in this neighborhood’s history,” officials said.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

79th Street Renaissance Festival Is Coming Back — With Slick Rick And Doug E. Fresh Set To Perform

This year's free festival will feature live performances alongside food, carnival rides and a petting zoo.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham’s Healthy Lifestyle Hub With Restaurants, Bank, Pharmacy And More Will Open This Fall After Delays

The debut of the healthy hub, once set for the summer, will now happen this fall with two celebrations for city officials and neighbors, organizers said.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham’s Healthy Lifestyle Hub Will Open This Month On 79th Street, Bringing New Life To A Long-Vacant Building

The hub will bring a pharmacy, doctor's office, bank, restaurant and a Chicago Bears-backed teaching kitchen to the South Side community, which has been devastated by closures and vacant storefronts.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Park, A $35 Million Metra Station, Is Moving Forward: ‘Auburn Gresham Is On The Move’

The Auburn Park Metra station will run along the Rock Island Line. Construction is expected to wrap in 2024.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

TikTok Historian Shermann ‘Dilla’ Thomas Is Fundraising To Buy A Bus For His South Side Neighborhood Tours

If Thomas can raise $200,000 to buy a Chicago Mahogany Tours bus, he'll be able to lower ticket prices for community members and offer more free trips.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Pritzker Traubert Foundation’s Next $10 Million Chicago Prize For Entrepreneurs Opening Applications In February

South and West side entrepreneurs can apply beginning Feb. 15 for the chance to win $10 million to bring their community projects to life.

South Chicago, East Side

A New Housing Complex Could Be Coming To Auburn Gresham. Here’s How To Weigh In With Feedback

The $20 million development, part of the city's INVEST South/West program, would bring 56 units of affordable housing to 79th Street.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Free Coronavirus Tests Available At Washington Heights Jewel-Osco Thursday

No identification is required but people are urged to pre-register.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham Food Drive Offering Free Groceries And Pet Food To Neighbors Tuesday

Pets and their human companions can pick up meals Tuesday morning while supplies last.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Healthy Living Hub Is Centerpiece Of Big Plans For Auburn Gresham: ‘In 5 To 10 Years … You’ll See The Vibrancy’

The hub is one part of a plan that won the $10 million Chicago Prize from the Pritzker Traubert Foundation in early August.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

City Asks Developers For Plans To Expand Englewood Square And 79th Street Corridor

A landmarked firehouse at 6204 S. Green St. is part of the area the city wants to redevelop.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

$32 Million Auburn Gresham Urban Farm Coming To Life After State Grants Last $2 Million To Project

Gov. Pritzker's announcement comes one day after the Pritzker Traubert Foundation granted $10 million to the project.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham Project Wins $10 Million Prize From Charitable Foundation

The Pritzker Traubert Foundation’s Chicago Prize will help bring a $50 million campus with a health center, urban farm and affordable housing to life.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Get Free Food Boxes Every Tuesday In Auburn Gresham

Families in need can pick up a box of food every Tuesday in the parking lot of the now-closed Save-A-Lot through mid-June.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Auburn Gresham Elementary Principals Band Together To Raise Literacy Levels

The Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation and United Way of Metro Chicago are working to transform the lives of neighborhood students, families through new Auburn Gresham GOLD initiative.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham