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The latest news and hot topics impacting our local south side communities.

Get Fresh Thursdays at The Hyde Park Farmer's Market- Grand Opening June 2, 2016!
Jun 2016 | SECC Staff

Get Fresh Thursdays at The Hyde Park Farmer's Market Grand Opening June 2, 2016! Downtown Hyde Park and the SECC announce the Hyde Park Farmers Market will kick off the season on Thursday, June 2, 2016 with a ribbon cutting at 9:00am at Harper Court (5300 S. Harper Court).


SECC Announces the Neighborhood Enhancement Grant Program for 2016
Jun 2016 | SECC Staff

The SECC is delighted to announce a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the 2016 Neighborhood Enhancement Grant Program with generous support from the Hyde Park Kenwood Community Conference (HPKCC) and the Hyde Park Bank. Since 1999, the program has offered funds to neighborhood schools, religious congregations, community organizations, park advisory councils, and block groups to support neighborhood beautification projects.


69th Annual 57th Street Art Fair June 4th and 5th
Jun 2016 | SECC Staff

Visit the 69th Annual 57th Street Art Fair June 4th and 5th!


You're Invited to the Annual South Side Homesteader's Fair
May 2016 | SECC Staff

Blacks in Green (BIG) and the Green Healthy Neighborhoods (GHN) Action Council invite you to attend The Annual South Side Homesteaders Fair on Saturday, May 21st


2016 JACKSON PARK CLASSIC RUN TO SUPPORT THE SECC!
May 2016 | SECC Staff

Sign up for an exciting NEW race in Jackson Park- The Jackson Park Classic Run on Saturday May 14th, 2016 hosted by 5th Ward Alderman Leslie Hairston and the Chicago Parks District!


SUPPORT First Thursday Downtown Hyde Park!
May 2016 | SECC Staff

Downtown Hyde Park invites you to First Thursday on May 5th, 2016! Each month we highlight Hyde Park featuring discounts, dining, music, and fun at 40+ participating stores and restaurants.


Sign Up Today- Jackson Park Classic Run
Apr 2016 | SECC Staff

Sign Up TODAY for the Jackson Park Classic Run on Saturday May 14th, 2016! A portion of the proceeds will go to the SECC.


Green Healthy Neighborhoods Action Council Announces Quarterly Networking and Reosurce Meetings
Feb 2016 | SECC Staff

On behalf of the Green Healthy Neighborhoods (GHN) Action Council Planning Committee, we invite you to attend! The Council will be hosting quarterly meetings, in partnership with organizations in the region, to create new partnerships and projects that have a direct affect in Woodlawn, Washington Park and the surrounding communities.


Join the SECC for A Night at the Theater!
Feb 2016 | SECC Staff

Please join the South East Chicago Commission for "A Night at the Theater" for night of fun and fundraising. Proceeds from this event will support the SECC's Neighborhood Enhancement Grant program.


SECC Co-sponsors Washington Park Job Fair
Jan 2016 | SECC Staff

Join Us January 15th, 2016 in Washington Park for a Job & Resource Fair Designed to Support Young Adults 18-24 years with employment & career goals!