Durbin and Major Chicago Hospitals Join Forces on Community Initiative to Reduce Violence

Sparked By Durbin, Chicago HEAL Initiative Hospitals To Lead Groundbreaking Collaboration & Neighborhood Investment, Programming CHICAGO – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today joined hospital and community leaders to announce a groundbreaking new initiative bringing together 10 of the largest hospitals serving Chicago aimed at reducing violence and improving health in Chicago’s most underserved neighborhoods. …

Innovative Healthcare Collaborative Announces First Community Grant

Grant expands community health workers in Little Village neighborhood West Side United (WSU), a new healthcare collaborative focusing on revitalizing Chicago’s West Side communities, announced that Enlace Chicago (Enlace) is the recipient of its first community health grant. The award, totaling $125,000 out of a committed $1 million dollars in seed funding, allows Enlace to …

Coming Soon: Small Business Grant Application

West Side United is excited to distribute $85,000 in grants to West Side businesses that seek to strengthen their communities, in the amount of $1,000-$15,000. The RFP will be released on September 20, 2018. Two community info sessions have been scheduled to provide information and answer questions about the grant. Please click here to view …