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All are welcome to join R.A.G.E. for our next Englewood Village Meeting on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at King Academy of Social Justice – located 644 W. 71st St. from 6pm – 8pm.

All will receive a complimentary dinner, hear R.A.G.E. updates, learn about the recent legislation and advocacy happening with the legalization of cannabis, an update about the gang database report of City of Chicago Inspector General and more!  So please join us as we gather to “connect, build and take action to force a change in the community. For more info contact us at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com!

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The Buy the Block Englewood Series Returns, Saturday, May 4th at Teamwork Englewood located at 815 W. 63rd St., 2nd Fl., from 10am-1pm. Spaces is limited so RSVP today here – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/buy-the-block-englewood-series

The Englewood Quality of Life Housing and Public Spaces Task Force in partnership with the Resident Association of Greater Englewood (RAGE) is excited to relaunch the Buy the Block Englewood series to promote and provide tools for individuals looking to purchase property in Englewood.

The first workshop will featured our partners from South Side Credit Union, Fresh Start Home CDC, financial and housing experts to share the necessary steps to become a homeowner specifically in the Englewood Community. Space is limited so please RSVP by May 1st. For more info contact RAGE at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com

It’s that time of year again to get our hands dirty for the Greater Englewood Unity Day in connection with Chicago’s Citywide Clean and Green Volunteer Clean Up on Saturday, April 27, 2019.

Together we can make a difference in Englewood! Join us for the 7th Annual Greater Englewood Unity Day to help clean up the Englewood community on April 27, 2019. Residents, businesses, organizations, churches and elected officials will come together to clean up vacant lots and blocks from 10am-1pm and then join together for a Unity Celebration from 1pm-3pm at the Jean Carter-Hill Community Garden. This community clean-up is organized in connection with Chicago’s Citywide Clean and Green Volunteer Clean Up. The purpose of this day of service is to show unity and take pride in beautifying our beloved neighborhood.  The schedule for the event is as follows:

  • 9:00am – 10:00am:  Light Breakfast @ Jean Carter-Hill Community Garden
  • 10:00am – 1:00pm: Clean up @ Various locations – RAGE will be cleaning at the RAGE Campus on 66th & Union – See flyer below and call RAGE at 866-845-1032 if you want help us out!
  • 1:00pm – 3:00pm:  Unity Celebration @ Jean Carter-Hill Community Garden

Breakfast and the Unity Celebration will take place in the Jean Carter-Hill Community Garden located in front of Nicholson STEM Academy – 6006 S. Peoria Street. Please register for Greater Englewood Unity Day using the appropriate registration link below. After you complete the Google form, please call 3-1-1 to place an order for clean up tools (rakes, shovels, brooms, bags) for your site/block ASAP.  For more info to get involved contact Imagine Englewood If at 773-488-6704 or info@imagineenglewoodif.org.


GROUP – 2019 Greater Englewood Unity Day Registration Form

INDIVIDUAL – 2019 Greater Englewood Unity Day Registration Form

Meet us tomorrow for our Englewood Village Meeting at Ogden Park at 6pm!

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All are welcome to join R.A.G.E. for our next Englewood Village Meeting on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Ogden Park located 6500 South Racine from 6pm – 8pm.

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All will receive a complimentary dinner, hear R.A.G.E. updates, learn how to be more involved in the Englewood Quality of Life Task Forces and more!  So please join us as we gather to “connect, build and take action to force a change in the community.

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For more information, contact R.A.G.E. at 866-845-1032 or email joinrage@gmail.com.

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The inaugural Community Healing Fair is the beginning of a community-driven initiative intended to bring together numerous institutions who provide local education and resources for a holistic approach to address trauma in our community.

This is a FREE event being held on March 23 at the Port Ministries located on 5017 S. Hermitage.

Entrance: Enter at 5017 S Hermitage, NOT ADA ACCESSIBLE

Parking: Parking available on 50th and Hermitage, Street parking also available

Child Care: Intentional, Trauma Healing, Child Care will be provided by Community Volunteers

Food: Food and drinks provided throughout event. Vegan and Gluten Free Options Available.

For more info contact State Rep Sonya Harper’s office at (773) 925-6580.

RAGE is excited to host So Fresh Family Fitness Night | March Madness Edition on Friday, March 22nd at Ogden Park located at 6500 South Racine in the field house from 4pm-8pm!  We will have fitness activities for all ages including a Senior Fitness Session, Family Yoga, Weight Lifting, a ladies only Twerk Fitness class and more!

There will also be wellness workshops, health resources, FREE food, and a special new school vs. old school basketball game!

Here is the tentative “March Madness” line up –

4:30pm

  • Cardio/Zumba Class with Lewis – 14 and Older
  • Family Yoga with E’a- All Ages
  • Senior Fitness Class with Lauren – 60 and Older

5:00pm- New School vs. Old School Basketball Game

5:30pm

  • Cardio Kickboxing with Valencia of 360 – 14 and Older
  • Bodybuilding and Weight Lifting – 18 and Older
  • What the Health Workshop with Lauren of RXercises©

6:30pm

  • Family Yoga with E’a- All Ages
  • Twerk it Out with Ashley – 18 and Older
  • Nutritional Workshop with Whole Cities Foundation

All classes are FREE but space is limited so arrive at least 30 mins. before your class/workshop to sign up! Bring the whole family out for this fun fitness experience! For more info contact us at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com.

It’s March Madness Englewood, let’s get fit & fresh together!

All are welcome to join R.A.G.E. for our next Englewood Village Meeting on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Ogden Park located 6500 South Racine from 6pm – 8pm.

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All will receive a complimentary dinner, hear R.A.G.E. updates, learn how to be more involved in the Englewood Quality of Life Task Forces and more!  So please join us as we gather to “connect, build and take action to force a change in the community.

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For more information, contact R.A.G.E. at 866-845-1032 or email joinrage@gmail.com.

R.A.G.E.

Are you an Englewood resident or stakeholder looking to join forces with other residents in their continued efforts to increase peace, pride and unity in Englewood? Have you heard about R.A.G.E. and want to learn more? Or did you recently join and don’t know where to start?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, this open house is for you! Join us Saturday, March 2nd from 11:30am-1pm at the RAGE Headquarters located at 6620 South Union Ave.

At this Open House, we will provide lunch and have an in depth orientation for new and/or prospective members to learn about the work and mission of R.A.G.E. in Englewood. We will answer all of your questions about membership as well as update you on our current and future initiatives. So bring your neighbor and join this resident-driven association.

Any questions contact us at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com.

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Are you an Englewood resident or stakeholder looking to join forces with other residents in their continued efforts to increase peace, pride and unity in Englewood? Have you heard about R.A.G.E. and want to learn more? Or did you recently join and don’t know where to start?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, this open house is for you! Join us Saturday, March 2nd from 11:30am-1pm at the RAGE Headquarters located at 6620 South Union Ave.

At this Open House, we will provide lunch and have an in depth orientation for new and/or prospective members to learn about the work and mission of R.A.G.E. in Englewood. We will answer all of your questions about membership as well as update you on our current and future initiatives. So bring your neighbor and join this resident-driven association.

Any questions contact us at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com.

Celebrate Black History Month at the So Fresh “Blackish” Gym Show at Lindblom Park located 6054 S. Damen from 4pm-8pm on Friday, February 22nd. There will be FREE food, performamnces, games, a talent show and more! If you are interested in reserving a slot to compete to win CASH prizes in the talent show see form below. For more info contact RAGE at joinrage@gmail.com or call 866-845-1032.

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Rules to Enter So Fresh Blackish Talent Show

There are a limited slots available to enter below are the rules –

  • Performance must be a “Blackish” family, friendly theme.
  • Must be 10 or older to participate.
  • Performance must be 3 mins. or under.
  • Deadline to enter is Monday, February 18th.

Complete entry form here – https://goo.gl/forms/3EsmRZiNf0LB6WE73