10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: November 14, 2011 On September 7 Instituto Del Progreso Latino (IDPL) opened the doors of its Instituto Health Sciences Career Academy, a new charter high school that will pave the way for the next generation doctors, nurses, informatics professionals, and bio-technicians. The high school serves 600 Chicago youth in grades 9 […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: November 14, 2011 We are proud to announce that in August 2011 The Resurrection Project began construction of La Casa, an innovative community-based dormitory in Pilsen that will serve 105 college students with housing, internships, and mentorship programs. The project is currently under construction at the intersection of 18th Street and […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: November 14, 2011 Happiness naturally follows through giving and sharing, but Harry’s pathway to happiness was interrupted by obstacles that forced him to make life-changing decisions.  Born in New York’s Spanish Harlem in 1953 to Puerto Rican immigrant parents Harry has been a dedicated community volunteer since he was a teen […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: July 15, 2011 On June 22, 2011 The Resurrection Project was selected by the Advisory Board of the Chase Community Giving campaign to receive an extra $43,000 award for building La Casa – the nation’s first community-based student housing development – bringing the total award of $68,000! TRP thanks Chase Bank […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: July 15, 2011 On Wednesday May 4, 2011 The Resurrection Project, Casa Juan Diego, the IL Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and Cooper Dual Language Academy celebrated the graduation of the first Civic 2.0 class. The Civic 2.0 classes are designed to introduce community members to basic computer use, from […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: July 13, 2011 On June 11 & 12, 2011 The Resurrection Project (TRP) – in partnership with the Alliance for Stabilizing Our Communities, led by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR, the National Urban League (NUL), and the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD), with the […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: April 7, 2011 Sandy Guzman has been able to achieve her goals and, at 28 years old she continues pursuing life improving opportunities thanks to the Mujer Avanzando program. Her difficulties started when she became a mother at the early age of 18, as she was still in her junior year of high […]

10Jan 2013

by Ryan Kelsey Published: April 7, 2011 Members of the greater Pilsen community came together to honor those who led a 25 year fight as they celebrated the 1st Open House of the Senior Satellite Center at Casa Maravilla located at 2021 S. Morgan St. “This Senior Satellite Center is now open to everyone 55 and […]

10Jan 2013

by Alex Morales Published: April 5, 2011 The Resurrection Project is honored to announce that on Thursday, March 31st, Guacolda Reyes, TRP’s Vice President of Community Development, was awarded La Raza’s Annual Mujeres Destacadas/Distinguished Women recognition awards, a prestigious award honoring the many contributions Latinas have made within our community. Guacolda was selected out of […]

10Jan 2013

by Erendira Rendon Published: April 4, 2011 On Thursday, March 3rd over 40 community members including Resurrection Project tenants from Casa Maravilla, members from Centro Toribio Romo Immigrant Center and parishioners from Saint Agnes of Bohemia parish packed a bus and two cars and headed down to Springfield on a mission to talk to their state elected […]