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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Thank you to everyone who supported and attended the Annual Onward House Charity Golf Tournament, presented by Inteliquent and Transparent Container on Thursday, September 13 at Ruffled Feathers Golf Club located at 1 Pete Dye Dr, Lemont, IL 60439.
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1. Refreshed our Mission & Vision to Celebrate 125 years of Service. Onward House received pro bono support from Prosper Strategies to refresh its mission, vision, and messaging in celebration of its growing adult education program and historic 125 years of service.
“We open doors to improve lives and uplift communities through educational, economic and support services.”
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Onward Neighborhood House Selected as 2018 “Acting Up” Award Recipient
We are pleased to announce that Onward Neighborhood House has been selected as a recipient of The Chicago Community Trust Acting Up awards.
Onward will use this grant to hold our first ever Belmont Cragin Art Walk; designed to connect our families and members of the greater Belmont Cragin area to art, music, and businesses within the community. The event is scheduled for a Friday in October.
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“Before my daughter started attending Onward House School Age Program she used to get D’s & F’s”. “Now she’s getting A’s, B’s, & C’s”. – Keyshla, parent
When Kaylee started in the School Age program at Onward
Neighborhood House, she was having trouble in her 4th grade classes.
She was evaluated for an IEP (Individualized Education Program) in 2016, but
still hadn’t received it. Her mom took her to Onward House, where she enrolled
three of her children.
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At Onward House safety is one of our main focuses, both in the classroom and out. That’s why we partnered with another local organization, Rincon Family Services, to provide safety training to parents participating in our programs, who were in need of proper car safety equipment.
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