3 days ago

RAGE & Good In Englewood Featured on Ben Hollis New TV Show - Wild Life!

We are excited to share with our neighbors on everyblock our recent appearance on Ben Hollis New Show - W.I.L.D. Life!

The entire show is talking about the work of RAGE & how other residents feel about some of the positive things happening in Englewood! For more info about RAGE please contact us at 866-845-1032 or visit our website at www.ragenglewood.org

Check out the full episode here online - http://vimeo.com/103255117

6 days ago

this event is tomorrow

US Bank will have a Back to school backpack giveaway on August 16th, 2014 from 9am - 1pm at 815 W. 63rd Street 4th Floor

Aug 13

Englewood Back to School Events in August!

We are pleased to share the numerous Back to School picnics, events and even a parade happening in Englewood during the month of August! Check it out and if you know of others, email us at joinrage@gmail.com so we can share them with our networks!

20th Ward Back to School event
Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 10:00am to 4:00pm
Washington Park – 400-600 E. 60th Street
If you would like to volunteer for the picnic, please contact Monica Luna at...

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We are pleased to share the numerous Back to School picnics, events and even a parade happening in Englewood during the month of August! Check it out and if you know of others, email us at joinrage@gmail.com so we can share them with our networks!

20th Ward Back to School event
Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 10:00am to 4:00pm
Washington Park – 400-600 E. 60th Street
If you would like to volunteer for the picnic, please contact Monica Luna at Monica.Luna@cityofchicago.org. For more information, please visit the 20th Ward website or call 773-955-5610.

Salvation Army Back to School Event
Friday, August 22, 2014 – 11am-1pm
The Salvation Army Family and Community Services – 845 W. 69th St.
For more info call Billie -773-382-4606 – One Backpack per household to each PARENT who attends the full workshop, while supplies last!

The Montessori School of Englewood Back to School Picnic
Saturday, August 23, 2014 – 12pm to 2pm
6550 S. Seeley

52nd Annual Englewood Back to School Parade
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Ogden Park – 6500 South Racine
Parade will assemble at the corner of 56th/Halsted
Assemble Time: 8:30am – 10am
Parade will kick off at 10:30am
For more information please contact the parade coordinators at englewoodparade@gmail.com

So FRESH Saturday Finale/Back to School Event Hosted by R.A.G.E
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Hamilton Park Cultural Center – 513 W. 72nd St. - 3pm-8pm
For the finale we are giving away free school supplies, food, and free hair cuts! There will be a wide range of performances, games, and activities! Bring the whole family to these fun-filled peaceful events in Englewood! For more info contact us at joinrage@gmail.com!

Aug 11

Sensless Gunfire

How come I just heard 14 shots ring out around 72th 73rd Morgan. Again put the guns down

Aug 06

Makin' Noise in the Library

Jazz musician, David Boykin will be jammin' Thursday night at the Kelly Branch of the Chicago Public Library, located at 6151 S. Normal Blvd @6:00pm. This is a FREE live music event.

Jul 28

So Fresh Saturdays Tour - Next Stop at Ogden Park - August 2nd!

R.A.G.E. is excited to present So Fresh Saturdays at Ogden Park! This is a FREE, family-friendly, resident driven, “edu-tainment” series that showcases various artistic expressions, provide resources for the community and educational workshops for all ages. The goal of the series is to create a safe space in the parks of the Englewood and West Englewood community. There will be a fashion show, musical entertainment, a workshop, FREE food, and more!

Ogden Park is located at 6500 S. Racine from...

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R.A.G.E. is excited to present So Fresh Saturdays at Ogden Park! This is a FREE, family-friendly, resident driven, “edu-tainment” series that showcases various artistic expressions, provide resources for the community and educational workshops for all ages. The goal of the series is to create a safe space in the parks of the Englewood and West Englewood community. There will be a fashion show, musical entertainment, a workshop, FREE food, and more!

Ogden Park is located at 6500 S. Racine from 3pm-8pm and for this stop, RAGE will be partnering with Donda's House to host an open mic for young people ages 15-24, giving them the opportunity to perform in the AAHH Festival hosted by Common Ground Foundation.

For more info contact RAGE at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com!

Jul 28

get healthy

Englewood Community health center located at 641 W. 63rd street has a walking group on Wednesdays from 2pm-3:30pm which is free and open to the public!! healthy snacks provided post walk.

Jul 28

Culture connection 360

July/August/September
hidden colors 3 & other cultural documentary/ film screenings!
8/2/2014 DR. Runoko Rashidi (Hidden colors 2) Live Presentation!!!
8/16/2014 Culture connection Anniversary celebration!
400 W. 71 Street(71st & stewart) call (773)527-6015 for more info and tickets

Jul 28

Updated Jul 28

Good Morning Everyone

Get Happy and Fit in 2014
Englewood community health fitness class will be doing yoga for pain relief every Wednesday from 10:30am -12:pm at 641 W. 63rd Street all classes are FREE and open to the public

  • DaShanda #WatchTheParents

    Holy Angels Out Reach Church at 5638 S. Ashland helps the community by passing out food and clothing every Wednesday. On August 30,2014 from 12-4pm they will be having a back to school jam which is free and also open to the public

Jul 15

Tired of the News about Violence in Chicago? Here's an alternative!

Sick of hearing about the violence in Englewood? Well, we are excited that mainstream media featured RAGE (residents from Greater Englewood) to spread #goodinenglewood news, because we all know we get a bad rap in our neighbor! Check out these recent stories....

RAGE on WBEZ - https://soundcloud.com/morningshiftwbez/englewood-residents-take-back

RAGE on Fox News - http://www.myfoxchicago.com/clip/10351683/rage-works-to-take-back-englewood-parks

RAGE host weekly call in show on CANTV every Thursday, at 7:30pm Channel 21- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXbmoe2d-20

R.A.G.E. is a resident association committed to changing the perception of our community and working towards tangible solutions! Interested in learning more - go here - www.ragenglewood.org

#GOODINENGLEWOOD

Jun 30

Learn More About RAGE - Wednesday, July 2nd!

Have you heard about the efforts of R.A.G.E. and want to learn more? Or did you recently joined and don’t know where to start?? Either way, you are invited to a R.A.G.E. Open House/Orientation….Please plan to join us, Wednesday, July 2nd at Culture Connection located at 400 W. 71st (71st & Stewart) at 3pm to learn more about our initiatives and membership expectations. Any questions contact us at 866-845-1032 or email us at joinrage@gmail.com.

Jun 03

Updated Jun 29

Be a work site for Englewood Youth this summer!

Children’s Home + Aid’s 2014 One Summer Chicago Plus Program provides employers with a unique opportunity to gain a valuable employee without cost.

Hire youth ages 16-19 through OSC+ and all wages will be grant-subsidized. In addition, Children’s Home + Aid will manage all payroll and bookkeeping functions related to employment, oversee recruitment and screening, and provide workforce development training to make its recruits valued employees.

Chicago area businesses are welcome to participate in this nine week jobs program beginning June 30th.

Don't miss this great opportunity to create positive pathways for young people in your community!

To learn more or to participate in One Summer Chicago Plus, email jorange@childrenshomeandaid.org for information to apply as a worksite.

  • VJG

    This is an amazing program! I am a commercial real estate agent that exclusively works with small business owners. I will absolutely share this information with my contacts.

Jun 25

RAGE Back on CAN TV - Spreading #GOODINENGLEWOOD News!!

RAGE is coming back to CAN TV Channel 21 starting Thursday, July 3rd at 7:30pm! The purpose of this weekly live call in show is to share important news that impact Englewood residents as well as highlight the GOOD IN ENGLEWOOD!! We hope you will tune in and call us during the show!

You can catch many of our past shows on our youtube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/user/RAGEnglewood

Take a look and send us your feedback, show ideas and your Good in Englewood stories to joinrage@gmail.com!

Jun 25

Ground Breaking Event - Englewood Square - 63rd & Halsted!

This just in - Ground Breaking Event for Englewood Square - Tuesday, July 1st - 63rd & Halsted (Northeast Corner) at 10am - Featured guests: Joann Thompson of the 16th Ward, Walter Robb CEO of Whole Foods and Leon Walker of DL3 Realty - RSVP: 312-822-0505 | rsvp@mkcpr.com

Disclaimer - This is not a RAGE event, we are solely passing the info along so that residents are informed!

Thank you!

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