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    SECC supports and partners with Facing History and Ourselves for a Community Conversation
    Apr 2014 | SECC Staff

    SECC supports and partners with Facing History and Ourselves for a Community Conversation with Douglas A. Blackmon, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Slavery By Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II.


    GHNA Offers "Green Yourself" Workshops in April
    Apr 2014 | CEI Media Group

    EVENTS: THE GREEN HEALTHY NEIGHBORHOODS IN ACTION (GHNA) PROJECT WILL BRING TO LIFE A COMMUNITY PLAN CALLED THE GREEN HEALTHY NEIGHBORHOOD (GHN) LAND USE PLAN. THE GHNA PROJECT AIM IS TO OVERCOME OBSTACLES RELATED TO LACK OF FUNDING, COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION, AND COMMUNITY EXPERTISE FOR EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION. NEXT WORKSHOPS ARE APRIL 15 AND APRIL 16, 2014.


    Urban League Presents The Gentlemen's Club
    Apr 2014 | CEI Media Group

    Event: The Gentlemen's Forum is a day of workshops for young men to not only prepare for prom but ultimately how to become gentlemen as well. Classes will focus financial literacy, learning how to tie a tie and a bowtie, sexual awareness and prevention and etiquette. All of these are key skills and knowledge to have moving forward to graduation and throughout life.


    Spring Business Development Series Begins April 22, 2014
    Apr 2014 | CEI Media Group

    Events: Through our South Side Business Development Initiative, the Office of Business Diversity works to develop and build the capacity of minority and women-owned businesses so that they can compete on contracting opportunities. Please join us for our upcoming Spring workshop series. The series is offered at no charge (FREE) and you may access registration at http://businessdiversity.uchicago.edu.


    The Law Project: Resources for Business Owners
    Apr 2014 | CEI Media Group

    The Law Project introduces two great workshop business resources entitled “What All Employers Need to Know in a Tough Economy” and "Legal Issues in Nonprofit Board Governance."


    7 Things About Fiber Optics Coming to Hyde Park
    Mar 2014 | CEI Media Group

    Public notice of upcoming construction project on 53rd St from 5235 S. Harper Ct. to 1463 E. 53rd St. for the University of Chicago. The project consists of excavating a trench 600 feet long by 1.5 feet wide on the north side of 53rd St. and installing a conduit for the installation of new fiber optic cable. The project is estimated to take 22 days


    City Announces New Business Workshops for April 2014
    Mar 2014 | CEI Media Group

    The City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP) offers FREE business workshops every Wednesday and Friday at City Hall, 8th Floor. To register for a workshop call 312-744-2086.


    Green Healthy Neighborhoods (GHN) in the News
    Mar 2014 | SECC Staff

    In the GHN plan approved by the Chicago Plan Commission Thursday, homeowners and nonprofits in Washington Park and Woodlawn will be able to buy city-owned vacant lots for $1.


    Green Health Neighborhoods Approved by City
    Mar 2014 | CEI Media Group

    GHN plan. Chicago's Green Healthy Neighborhoods plan was approved by the City Plan Commission yesterday. The plan -- developed for the neighborhoods of Englewood, Washington Park, and Woodlawn by the City's Department of Planning and Development through CMAP's Local Technical Assistance program with support from LISC/Chicago, Teamwork Englewood, the South East Chicago Commission, and Washington Park Consortium -- includes a Large Lot program that allows homeowners, block clubs, and nonprofit groups in Englewood to buy City-owned land for $1 per parcel


    61st Street Farmers Market
    Mar 2014 | CEI Media Group

    Events: Join us at the 61st Street Farmers Market this Saturday, March 22 (9am-2pm), for our third monthly indoor market! The 61st Street INDOOR Farmers Market takes place inside the Experimental Station, located at 6100 South Blackstone Avenue.





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