Avenues for Growth
May
21
6:00 PM18:00

Avenues for Growth

Join us as we unveil our Avenues for Growth Plan for one last round of input before we finalize the plan and begin implementing the strategies you want to see for Belmont Cragin’s key commercial corridors.

May 21, 2019
Emmanuel Church
5018 W Armitage

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First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1 and 2 Combined)
Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1 and 2 Combined)

The Northwest Side Housing Center (NWSHC) is proud to offer FREE First-Time Homebuyer classes. Attend this all-day, part 1 and 2 combined class to explore the homebuying process. From building your credit, to finding the right loan, to closing the deal— you’ll be on your way to homeownership after working with the NWSHC.

This is a combined part I and II class, it is encouraged that you schedule a follow-up appointment with our pre-purchase counselor after this class.

This and all classes will be at Wright College (4300 N. Narragansett), Room A216.

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First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 2)
Mar
9
10:00 AM10:00

First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 2)

The NWSHC is proud to offer FREE First-Time Homebuyer classes. Join us to walk through the homebuying process, from building your credit, to exploring loan options, to closing the deal.

Attend both a Part 1 and 2 class to earn the certificate needed to obtain down payment assistance.

All classes take place at Wright College (4300 N. Narragansett) Room A216.

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Public Launch: Northwest Side Community Development Corporation
Mar
6
5:30 PM17:30

Public Launch: Northwest Side Community Development Corporation

Our subsidiary is open for business!

Join us March 6th at Salud Bar to celebrate the public launch of our new subsidiary: the Northwest Side Community Development Corporation. Hear about our exciting new programs, meet the team, and learn how we can work together to make Belmont Cragin an even better place to live, shop, and open a business.

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First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1)
Mar
2
10:00 AM10:00

First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1)

The NWSHC is proud to offer FREE First-Time Homebuyer classes. Join us to walk through the homebuying process, from building your credit, to exploring loan options, to closing the deal.

Attend both a Part 1 and 2 class to earn the certificate needed to obtain down payment assistance.

All classes take place at Wright College (4300 N. Narragansett) Room A216.

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First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1 and 2 Combined)
Feb
23
9:00 AM09:00

First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1 and 2 Combined)

The Northwest Side Housing Center (NWSHC) is proud to offer FREE First-Time Homebuyer classes. Attend this all-day, part 1 and 2 combined class to explore the homebuying process. From building your credit, to finding the right loan, to closing the deal— you’ll be on your way to homeownership after working with the NWSHC.

This is a combined part I and II class, it is encouraged that you schedule a follow-up appointment with our pre-purchase counselor after this class.

This and all classes will be at Wright College (4300 N. Narragansett), Room A216.

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Landlord Mixer
Feb
20
6:30 PM18:30

Landlord Mixer

Come eat, drink, and mingle.
Our first Landlord Mixer of the year is February 20th, and it’s your opportunity to meet other landlords, hear about our resources and landlord-tenant program, and meet our new rental counselor, Jimmy.

RSVP today: jthomas@nwshc.org or call 773-283-3888

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Aldermanic Forum: Wards 29, 30, 31
Feb
16
10:00 AM10:00

Aldermanic Forum: Wards 29, 30, 31

If you live in ward 29, 30, or 31, then you absolutely should attend our Aldermanic Forum! This is your chance to hear the platforms and agendas of your next Alderman. Don’t miss out!

All candidates invited:
29th Ward: Zerlina Smith, Chris Taliaferro, and Dwayne Truss

30th Ward: Edgar Esparza, Jessica Gutierrez, and Ariel Reboyras 

31st Ward: Colin Bird-Martinez, Felix Cardona Jr., and Milly Santiago

Event includes:
Moderated Q&A
Free refreshments and parking
Spanish translation

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First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 2)
Feb
9
10:00 AM10:00

First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 2)

The NWSHC is proud to offer FREE First-Time Homebuyer classes. Join us to walk through the homebuying process, from building your credit, to exploring loan options, to closing the deal.

Attend both a Part 1 and 2 class to earn the certificate needed to obtain down payment assistance.

All classes take place at Wright College (4300 N. Narragansett) Room A216.

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Community Meeting: Avenues for Growth
Feb
5
5:30 PM17:30

Community Meeting: Avenues for Growth

Do you live, work, or own a business in Belmont Cragin?

Are you interested in playing a role in developing our community’s business corridors, improving public transit, and shaping urban design in Belmont Cragin?

Then join us for our first community meeting about our Avenues for Growth plan!

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First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1)
Feb
2
10:00 AM10:00

First-Time Homebuyer Class (Pt. 1)

The NWSHC is proud to offer FREE First-Time Homebuyer classes. Join us to walk through the homebuying process, from building your credit, to exploring loan options, to closing the deal.

Attend both a Part 1 and 2 class to earn the certificate needed to obtain down payment assistance.

All classes take place at Wright College (4300 N. Narragansett) Room A216.

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First-Time Homebuyer Workshop
Nov
17
9:30 AM09:30

First-Time Homebuyer Workshop

The Northwest Side Housing Center is partnering with Associated Bank to present a one-day, four-hour First-Time Homebuyer Workshop. Join us to walk through the homebuying process, from building your credit, to exploring loan options, to closing the deal.

After completing this workshop, schedule a one-on-one appointment with our Pre-Purchase Counselor, Ive Santiago (isantiago@nwshc.org), to earn the certificate needed to access down payment assistance.

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Ocwen Mortgage Modification Workshop
Nov
15
1:00 PM13:00

Ocwen Mortgage Modification Workshop

November 15th is Ocwen Day at the Northwest Side Housing Center. Come 
meet with an Ocwen representative to learn about potential options to make 
your mortgage more affordable.

Register: 773-283-3888
Free parking and refreshments!

Thurs. Nov. 15th
1:00pm-6:00pm
5233 W. Diversey Ave.
Chicago, IL 60639

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Registro de ESL
Sep
12
9:00 AM09:00

Registro de ESL

¿Aprendiendo ingles?

El Centro de Capacitación de Steinmetz Parent University ofrece clases de ESL a todos los padres y residentes de la comunidad.

Asegúrese de registrarse y tomar su examen de ubicación el 5 o 12 de septiembre para nuestras clases gratuitas de ESL para padres de familia y la comunidad.

SEMESTRE DE VERANO 2018: 17 SEPTIEMBRE - 6 DICIEMBRE
Horario de clase:
Lunes, Martes, Míercoles, Jueves
9:00am -  12:00pm

Steinmetz College Prep | 3030 N. Mobile Ave. | Room 113

Para mas informacion pongase en contacto con Mimi Bandera al 773.283.3888 ext. 111

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Mosaic Beautification Meeting
Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

Mosaic Beautification Meeting

The Northwest Side Housing Center is organizing a committee for ideas and input on a new mosaic mural that will be installed on Grand & Cicero.

And we want you to bring your ideas to our kick-off meeting!

Join us:
Friday September 7th 6:00-8:00pm
At Emmanuel Church 5018 W. Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL

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Registro de ESL
Sep
5
9:00 AM09:00

Registro de ESL

¿Aprendiendo ingles?

El Centro de Capacitación de Steinmetz Parent University ofrece clases de ESL a todos los padres y residentes de la comunidad.

Asegúrese de registrarse y tomar su examen de ubicación el 5 o 12 de septiembre para nuestras clases gratuitas de ESL para padres de familia y la comunidad.

SEMESTRE DE VERANO 2018: 17 SEPTIEMBRE - 6 DICIEMBRE
Horario de clase:
Lunes, Martes, Míercoles, Jueves
9:00am -  12:00pm

Steinmetz College Prep | 3030 N. Mobile Ave. | Room 113

Para mas informacion pongase en contacto con Mimi Bandera al 773.283.3888 ext. 111

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Back to School PlayStreets
Aug
25
10:00 AM10:00

Back to School PlayStreets

  • 5200 West Drummond Place Chicago, IL, 60639 United States (map)
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Get all your school essentials at the Northwest Side Housing Center's back-to-school themed PlayStreets! Event, giveaways, and resources are all FREE!

  • Receive free school supplies & backpacks
  • Get free haircuts for your kids
  • Enjoy free refreshments & games for kids
  • Learn how to get involved with Northwest Side Housing Center's
    youth & parent programs

Questions? Contact Vanessa Valentin, vvalentin@nwshc.org.

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Trolley Tour
Aug
18
9:30 AM09:30

Trolley Tour

You can buy your dream home. We'll show you how.

Join us for Trolley Tour where you will:

  • Tour homes for sale in Belmont Cragin
  • Speak 1 on 1 with lenders
  • Explore down payment assistance options
  • Meet home inspectors and realtors
  • Learn about other community resources 
  • Enjoy free food and raffle
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PlayStreets
Jul
31
10:00 AM10:00

PlayStreets

  • 5500 N. Wrightwood Chicago, IL 60639 United States (map)
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Get active, play games, and enjoy free refreshments at PlayStreets!

Bonus: our friends at Chicago Cares will be joining us to co-host activities and a beautification project at Schubert Elementary School!

Questions? Contact Vanessa Valentin, vvalentin@nwshc.org.

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Community Meeting: Housing Justice
Jun
19
6:30 PM18:30

Community Meeting: Housing Justice

The City of Chicago is preparing to create a 5-year plan for affordable housing. Don't let the City make decisions about what northwest side communities need without YOUR input! Join us to add your voice to this extremely important conversation.

  • Discuss housing justice, affordable housing, rent control, property taxes & preventing displacement 
  • Voice your concerns to Will Edwards from the Chicago Dept. of Planning and Development
  • Offer your input on how the City should invest in housing in your community for the next five years

Free refreshments and parking onsite!

RSVP on our Facebook event.

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Belmont Cragin Business Crawl
Jun
16
12:00 PM12:00

Belmont Cragin Business Crawl

Support small businesses, community safety, and increasing foot traffic in Belmont Cragin! Join us to 'crawl' the Fullerton Ave business corridor and receive samples, promotions, and tour local businesses along the way! 

Experience Belmont Cragin like never before, get your ticket today.

Details:
Meet at the Northwest Side Housing Center at 12pm June 16th to receive your ticket. From there, we'll walk in groups South on Laramie towards Fullerton and stop at participating businesses all along the way!
 

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