Save the date for our annual Night of Bright Futures Gala Saturday, March 9, 2019! This year’s Gala will be held at Revel Fulton Market. Onward House will be celebrating 125 years of service in Chicago, from the late 1800s to the 2010s, come and enjoy a night of fun for a good cause, with special presentations by Onward House program participants.
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The School Age program provides additional support to address at-risk elementary students’ needs. After school and over summer and winter break, students receive individualized academic and social-emotional support, and are exposed to new experiences through activities and field trips. They are also able to build strong bonds with their peers. Continue reading “A School Age Success: Jesus & Jonathan”
Onward Neighborhood House was an early adapter to the field of social services pioneered in the 1800s by Jane Adams. As an original Settlement House, Onward House provided classes, room and board, job training, clubs for young children, and even medical care to new European immigrants and low-income Chicagoans. Continue reading “From the Archives: 1920s Service Log”
The 2018 Onward Update Winter Newsletter is out, featuring our cover story about Daniela, and her journey to continue her education.
When Daniela saw Onward’s poster for GED classes, she knew it was time to take a step toward her goals. “It was my red flag to go back to school. I had no more excuses because the classes are so close, and as an adult I have more responsibility and can push myself to finish this.”
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Come down to the Lagunitas taproom for a SCARILY good time Monday, October 29, 2018. Network with Chicago’s best and brightest at one of Chicago’s finest local brewery.
Enjoy your Lagunitas favorites like Lagunitas IPA, “Little Sumpin'” and many more. The event will be catered by Jarabe Mexican Street Food, featuring a build-your-own taco bar! Beer will be sold at retail price ($6), with 100% of drink proceeds benefiting Onward House there’s no excuse not to have a great time!
Tickets are $20 through October 26 and $30 at the door, so get your ticket today!
THE Basement at Lagunitas Brewing Company Chicago
2607 W 17th St, Chicago, IL 60608
5: 30 PM – 8:30 PM
October 29, 2018
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Onward Neighborhood House is pleased to welcome Phillip Ruben Nava to the Onward House Board of Directors. Mr. Nava currently serves as Senior Counsel at Tristan & Cervantes. Mr. Nava concentrates his practice in the areas of general business litigation, automobile defense, product liability defense, general liability defense, personal injury, and workers compensation matters.
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