WESTSIDE RISING IS A NON-PROFIT ENTITY ESTABLISHED BY A COALITION OF COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS AND LEADERS THAT WORK TOGETHER TO PROVIDE OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLABORATION, CONTINUED LEARNING, AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT. WE WORK TO ACTIVATE AN OWN-GROWN POWER BASE OF LEADERSHIP THAT AUTHENTICALLY REPRESENTS THE BEST INTEREST OF CHICAGO’S WEST SIDE COMMUNITIES.
We provide information, resources, engagement activities, and training for community organizations and leaders to build and exercise power in West Side communities.
Our vision is to build a just livable, vibrant, greater westside of Chicago.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2022
WESTSIDE RISING provides capacity building to residents, community leaders, and organizations. We provide community and leadership development, civic engagement supports, and learning opportunities to activate and build a collective power base that supports and represents the best interest of Chicago Westside communities.