M I S S I O N
The Northwest Side Housing Center (NWSHC) identifies and responds to the needs of the community by leveraging resources to improve the economic well-being and quality of life in Belmont Cragin and the surrounding communities.
“Work with residents to respond to the needs and strengthen the community.”
That was Reverend Christine Schrey's founding vision for the Northwest Side Housing Center (NWSHC). Since 2003, we have helped thousands of families keep their homes, create financial opportunities, and develop as leaders.
innovative programs and organizing campaigns drive our work and differentiate us from others.
we use data from the community to plan and inform all of our work.
community residents are at the forefront of our work, and our team, from our board to our staff, reflects the community.
strong relationships advance and enhance our work.
we were born out of, and continue to be, responsive to the needs of the community.
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