Press Releases

Chicago Sports Franchises Continue Alliance for Second Year to Address Violence
Chicago Bears, Blackhawks, Bulls, Cubs and White Sox Move Forward with Support for Violence Reduction…
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Heartland Alliance Announces Innovative Program Designed To Reduce Gun Violence And Provide Economic Opportunity For Those At Highest Risk Of Gun Violence Involvement
The Collaborative, Multi-year Initiative Engages the Hardest to Reach Individuals and Connects Them with Jobs,…
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News
Tarik Tackles Gun Violence
Chicago Bears May 7, 2019 READ MORE
Eddie Bocanegra's Day of Atonement
Chicago Stories March 15, 2019 READ MORE
Violence in Chicago Rages and Trump Attacks the Press
WGN Radio (READI Chicago content runs approximately until the 10 minute mark) August 8, 2018 READ MORE
New Chicago program targets men most at risk of gun violence
The Christian Science Monitor (Video) August 2, 2018 READ MORE
Blog

READI Chicago Englewood presents Dinner en READI
Centers for…
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READI Chicago partners with Special Olympics
Participants across all four READI Chicago communities spent the week…
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Happy Mother’s Day from READI Chicago
One of the often unseen but vital forces behind READI Chicago is mothers. Many participants…
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Chicago Bears visit READI Chicago
This month, READI Chicago’s North Lawndale community hosted representatives of the Chicago Bears, including Chairman…
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READI Chicago delivers CBT at Cook County Jail
As part of READI Chicago’s re-entry pathway, READI Chicago staff deliver cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)…
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AT&T features READI Chicago in Believe Chicago commercial
As one of a select…
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Sasha Phyars-Burgess: Untitled and Yet to Be Determined, 41.8949° N, 87.7654° W (Austin)
Omar looking at screen, Sankofa, Austin, Chicago, 2019 Join READI Chicago and Heartland Alliance at…
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April: Financial Literacy Month
April is financial literacy month, and we’re excited to share that our Englewood participants have…
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Mutual of America recognizes READI Chicago
This month, Mutual of America hosted a…
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NLEN honors Heartland Alliance president
From left to right: Evelyn Diaz, Heartland Alliance President; Brenda Palms Barber, NLEN President and…
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