Blocks Together Peoples Budget Initiative ResourcesAugust 16, 2014

For those of you interested in submitting an application to fund a project that could benefit you and the people who resided within the Chicago/Central Park TIF district below are links that will assist you in the process. If you have any questions please call Caro at 773-276-2194.

Blocks Together People Budget Initiative Presentation

Peoples Budget Project Application

Chicago/Central Park TIF Map

Overview of TIF works

Peoples Budget MeetingAugust 6, 2014

Have an idea for a project that can benefit our community?
Come find out how you can get funding from the Chicago/Central Park TIF for your project.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Kelly Hall YMCA – 824 North Hamlin

Peoples Budget Meeting Flyer

Blocks Together News

Or Email us at to sign up.

Blocks Together Calendar

March to Stop the Violence and Invest in Our Community

Are interested in investing in our:

Youth, Schools, Parks, Jobs,

Public Health Clinics and Affordable Housing


Come join Blocks Together and Community residents on August 30, 2014 for a
March to Stop the Violence and Invest in Our Community.

11:00 a.m. – We will meet up at Burger King on Chicago Avenue and Pulaski

Noon – The march starts at Chicago Avenue heading east and ends at Kells Park (Kedzie and Chicago Avenue)

1:30 p.m. – We will have a service to honor those who have been impacted by violence.

For more information call Blocks Together 773-276-2194.

Blocks Together Stop the Violence March Flyer

Blocks Together-CVPP-We Farm Beautification Project, Aug. 18

We, the BT-Make It Happen Crew are doing our final project.  We will be dedicating a flower bed to our loved one, Torrence Shorter.  There will also be a BBQ and speakers from ‘We Farm’ & ‘Green Corps, who will speak about how to begin a neighborhood garden.  We will like if everybody can come out and support us with our final project at the Monticello Medicinal Village Garden on 743 N. Monticello (@ Chicago Ave). For more info, call Blocks Together at 773 276 2194.

Restoring The Justice In Our Communities & Lives, August 19th

All are welcome to come out and celebrate our big CVPP event for Restorative Justice. Restorative Justice is about dealing with harm in one’s life, community and the jail system. We will be presenting different outlooks on Restorative Justice and break off sessions about different components of R.J. and the different impacts that  it has on our communities. We will love to see you all at our R.J. finale on Tuesday, August 19th at 3544 West North Avenue at 5:30p.m.-7:30p.m. Come out and help us restore the peace.

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