Stronger, Healthier, More Vibrant

Health care institutions, residents, educators, non-profits, businesses, government agencies and faith-based institutions that work, live and congregate on Chicago’s West Side have come together as West Side United to make their neighborhoods stronger, healthier and more vibrant places to live.

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WSU 5th Annual Community Convening

West Side United held its 5th Annual Community Convening on March 18, 2021. Watch a message from our stakeholders below or view the full webinar.

Join the West Side United Team

We are currently seeking to fill a full-time position, Associate Director of Development, to join the West Side United team.

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West Side United COVID-19 and Reopening Resources

Resources for those affected by COVID-19 in Chicago and surrounding areas, the state of Illinois and the United States, including links and information on education tools, food resources, health guidance and small business needs.

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Our West Side

Created by Gerardo Duran.

Our Impact

West Side United believes that four impact areas – Economic Vitality, Education, Health & Healthcare and Neighborhood & Physical Environment – are the keys to reduce the life expectancy gap between downtown and the West Side of Chicago.

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Our Mission

To build community health and economic wellness on Chicago’s West Side and build healthy, vibrant neighborhoods.

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