07Jun 2019

THE RESURRECTION PROJECT’S BREAST CANCER AWARENESS GROUP LAUNCHES POP-UP SHOP SUPPORTING BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, March 17, 2019 — On May 17th, The Resurrection Project’s breast cancer awareness group, ELLAS, launched a Pop-Up Shop supporting breast cancer survivors. The Pop-Up Shop is organized by breast cancer survivors who make it their mission to inform thousands of community […]

03Jun 2019

Springfield, ILLINOIS, June 3, 2019 —Diverse community, faith, and business leaders applaud the Illinois General Assembly for including the“Illinois Access to Justice Program” in Fiscal Year 2020 State Budget. Thanks to the leadership of House Chief sponsors Assistant Majority Leader Fred Crespo, Deputy Majority Leader Art Turner and Representative Emanuel Chris Welch, and Senate Chief […]

27Mar 2019

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, March 27, 2019 — On Monday, March 11th, hundreds of families joined together at St. Agnes of Bohemia’s school gym to thank elected leaders for supporting the Illinois State Tax Credit Scholarship. Over $2 million in state scholarships have been awarded to low-income families in Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards, Brighton Park, […]

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 […]