A working class neighborhood once centered around the world headquarters of Sears, Roebuck and Co., North Lawndale is recovering from a long period of population decline and disinvestment.
News and articles
LISC Chicago and its neighborhood partners will launch an all-at-once approach to reducing violent crime, hoping to turn the tide in North Lawndale and South Chicago.
NCP groups gain voice in school closings 1/28/2013
Spurred in part by the threat of school closings, groups in neighborhoods served by NCP are organizing like never before to influence district decision-making.
Failed mortgages continue to dog Chicago neighborhoods, but new or improved programs show promise
- Free tax prep offered in NCP neighborhoods 4/26/2011
- ‘Urban Health’ documents data collection – and action in numerous communities 2/25/2011
North Lawndale anti-diabetes effort
follows in Humboldt Park’s footsteps 10/14/2010
- Hoops in the Hood: More than a game 9/2/2010
Lawndale Christian Development Corporation
3843 W. Ogden Ave. Chicago, IL 60623
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(773) 762-8893 fax
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North Lawndale boundaries