Public Agency (75)
Teamwork Englewood is a leadership organization formed in 2003 through the joint efforts of St. Bernard Hospital, Greater Englewood Parish United Methodist Church and Pullman Bank (now Park Bank) as a vehicle for comprehensive community development. Its first task was to organize the Englewood community planning process that is a requirement of LISC/Chicago’s New Communities Program (NCP). Our mission is to aid and encourage positive development by engaging in joint ventures, direct investment and advocacy on behalf of the community.
Partner Category: Neighborhood or Community Development Organization
A community-wide planning process at the grassroots level in Chicago’s south side Englewood neighborhood has undertaken a comprehensive plan to combine public open space amenities with green development. This multi-objective initiative is an outstanding example of the Centennial’s Green Legacy Projects because it expands neighborhood green space, adds to the region’s trail system and uses green infrastructure to renew a neighborhood’s environment and spirit. [MORE]