The mission of I Grow Chicago is to grow Englewood from surviving to thriving through community connection, skill building, and opportunity.
I Grow Chicago engages and employs residents to lead its programs, acting as change agents, activists, and role models. At the core of every program you will find community involvement. This plants the seeds for a connected and empowered community.
- Mentorship and supportive services
- Restorative justice and community building
- Yoga and healing practices
- Creative expression
- Urban farming and food access
Connect. Commit. Contribute. Change.
Be part of building peace.
Help us increase the collective impact of organizations working to end gun violence, and build a Chicago where all can thrive.