Rebecca Shi, executive director of the Illinois Business Immigration Coalition (IBIC), will receive the Advocacy Award at the Erie Neighborhood House Future of Promise awards dinner on Thursday, March 16. Shi has served at the helm of the statewide coalition of businesses and business associations committed to immigration reform since 2014, having previously worked as…

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Erie Neighborhood House hosted a festive ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception on Friday, February 24, to help launch a new initiative in the agency’s Expanded Learning Programs for Children and Youth (ELP). Treehouse Room—a newly renovated childcare “bridge” classroom designed to support children as they transition out of preschool and into a school-age setting—was unveiled to…

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In response to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s call to promote a culture of inclusion within the City of Chicago, Erie Neighborhood House will partner with several local organizations to host a Welcoming Action Lunch on Friday, February 24. WHAT: Welcoming Action Lunch WHEN: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm on Friday, February 24 WHO: The event is…

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