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1310, 2017

Chicago Police Officers Coach Youth Baseball Leagues to Build Trust between Community Members and Police

By | October 13th, 2017|Categories: Cited, Publications|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Get IN Chicago’s 2017 Police/Chicago Youth Baseball League kicking off for the summer. The program will serve 300 kids ages 9-12 in Austin, Englewood, and North Lawndale. The leagues, which are offered at no [...]

1909, 2017

Communities Need More than Dollars to Bring About Real Change

By | September 19th, 2017|Categories: Blog Posts, Publications|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Philanthropy provides an opportunity to connect people with effective services to improve their lives. While philanthropic work generally centers on supporting programs at community-based organizations (CBOs), foundations also have a role to play in [...]

707, 2017

Illinois Toni Irving From GetIN Chicago: One Woman’s Mission

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: Cited, Publications|0 Comments

Born in Philadelphia, Toni Irving has been an Illinois resident since 2000, which makes her an official Chicagoan by sheer will alone. The fact is, having Toni Irving in Illinois has proved to be [...]

2206, 2017

Police Youth Baseball League Creates ‘Positive Ripples,’ Builds Bonds

By | June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Cited, Publications|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

ENGLEWOOD — Since joining a baseball league in Englewood in which the coaches are Chicago Police officers, 7-year-old Shawn Garrett now wants to be a policeman himself. “I like police officers,” he said. Returning to [...]