27Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 27, 2017 — The Resurrection Project (TRP) hired Christian Gutierrez this past spring to fill its Resident Engagement Coordinator position for Casa Guerrero, Casa Morelos, and Casa Maravilla. This position will continue TRP’s vision of creating healthy communities by building relationships with residents, acting as their day-to-day contact, and ensuring they have access […]

27Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 27, 2017 — The Resurrection Project (TRP) launched College Boot Camp, a new seven-week summer program designed to empower rising juniors and seniors making the transition from high school to college. The program not only guided students through the college planning process but instilled the importance of graduating from college and becoming future […]

27Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 27, 2017 — The Resurrection Project’s (TRP) Casa Querétaro, a 45-unit affordable housing development, recently earned LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum Certification, becoming TRP’s first affordable housing property to earn this honored distinction. This status enables us to be better landlords while also advancing our greater goal of creating healthy […]

22Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 22, 2017 — Nuestro socio, Second Federal Savings, tiene una cuenta especial donde puede enviar su donativo para ayudar a las victimas del terremoto en la ciudad de Mexico. Se envia por correo o puede visitar a una de las 3 sucursales de Second Federal Savings en Archer Heights, Cicero o La Villita. […]

22Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 22, 2017 — Our partner, Second Federal Savings, is securing deposits through a special account to help the victims affected by the earthquake in Mexico City. Donations are being taken by mail or in person at any of the three Second Federal Savings branch locations in Archer Heights, Cicero and La Villita. Archer […]

08Sep 2017

On September 5, 2017, the Trump administration rescinded the DACA program. DACA recipients whose DACA expires before March 5, 2018 have only until October 5, 2017 to submit their DACA renewal applications. There are approximately 9,500 DACA recipients in Illinois who need to renew their DACA before October 5, 2017. We CANNOT allow lack of […]

05Sep 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, September 5, 2017 — We are extremely upset and heartbroken by POTUS action to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in six months.  DACA should not only be protected, it should be made permanent by Congress. Several bi-Partisan bills (DREAM, HOPE or RAC Acts) have already been introduced to protect “Dreamers” (the recipients of DACA).  These nearly […]

28Aug 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, August 28, 2017 — After months of hearing from the community, businesses, faith and law enforcement, Governor Bruce Rauner today signed the SB 31 or Trust Act. This landmark achievement was passed with bi-partisan support in both chambers in Springfield. The Trust ACT had strong support from immigrant and nonimmigrant organizations, Law Enforcement officials, Business […]

16Aug 2017

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, August 16, 2017 — We are deeply saddened by the display of bigotry, hate and intolerance by white supremacists in Charlottesville, VA this past weekend. This type of demonstration is in complete opposition to traditional American ideals of unity, diversity, and inclusion. Where we should seek to find common ground and mutual understanding, this creates […]