23Jan 2019

Dear Friends and Supporters, We begin 2019 re-energized because of you. Thank you for standing with us. Your belief in each other, in our neighbors, and in our community revitalizes our work at The Resurrection Project. Together we succeed. It’s that simple. 2018 was a year filled with learning and opportunities. With your support we […]

22Jan 2019

Last month, The Resurrection Project (TRP) was awarded $750,000 in funding through the Federal Home Loan Bank’s (FHLB) Affordable Housing Program (AHP.) The funds will allow TRP to perform further improvements to our Single Room Occupancy (SRO) building, Casa Del Sol, and allow us to preserve the rental affordability and continue to serve our low-income […]

06Dec 2018

The Resurrection Project supports the City of Chicago’s efforts to expand the requirements of the Affordable Requirements Ordinance (ARO) within Pilsen and Little Village. This pilot is a first great step to combat gentrification pressures already occurring in the Pilsen neighborhood. The specific solutions being proposed by the pilot ordinance begin to address the affordable […]

27Nov 2018

Join us on December 5th at 6pm at La Casa Resource Center (1815 S. Paulina) for a Community Meeting to review a proposal to redevelop and restore the St. Vitus Campus into affordable rental units. This Equitable Transit Oriented Development will bring 42 new permanent affordable housing units to the Pilsen community. The building will […]

15Nov 2018

Casa Veracruz is The Resurrection Project’s reinvestment and preservation of 155 units of affordable housing in the Pilsen, Little Village, and Back of the Yards neighborhoods. The project will allow TRP to continue offering quality housing to serve the community for decades to come. In total, Casa Veracruz will refinance, improve, and preserve 15 buildings […]

02Nov 2018

  CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, November 2, 2018 — Voting is a precious commodity and we can’t continue to allow our current political culture to erode our civil society or compromise our local communities. This election we need a massive caravan of voters to stop the militarization of our border, to stop the toxic anti-immigrant environment the […]

25Sep 2018

TRP Proudly Announces Award From the U.S. Department of Treasury’s CDFI Fund This award will allow TRP to deploy more loans, create more homeowners, and generate more community investment In July 2017, TRP Lending was awarded certification as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). A year later, TRP is proud to be part of a distinguished group of […]

13Sep 2018

On September 7th, TRP’s Associates Board members, residents of the community, TRP supporters and staff came together for an Alebrije-themed walkathon to raise funds for a new Housing Assistance Fund, the La Casa Immediate Impact Fund. The newly launched Fund will support La Casa students going through a temporary economic challenge. The family-friendly event featured […]

13Sep 2018

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 17, 2018 — What will it take to get young voters to the polls? A report released by Nonprofit VOTE demonstrates that turnout among the young voters contacted by nonprofits was 5.7 percentage points higher than comparable young voters. “Because political campaigns have limited resources and time, they focus their communications on ‘likely’ voters […]

29Aug 2018

The Cook County Assessor’s Office mailed out property tax notices to homeowners in West Chicago Township. Homeowners have until Tuesday, September 25, 2018 to appeal their property tax notice. Join us for a Property Tax Appeal Assistance Workshop and learn how to appeal your 2018 property tax assessment. We will assist you with any questions you […]