While research shows that more than 45% of severely wounded victims of violence will be reinjured and 75% will develop post-traumatic stress disorder, one program is turning the tide for Chicago youth.  Healing Hurt People-Chicago (HHP-C) is showing promising effects in reducing re-injury and traumatic symptoms for young gunshot and stabbing victims. Established in Philadelphia in 2008,… Read More

Get IN Chicago is pleased to welcome three interns to our team this fall: Rachel Phan and Michelle Sharpe, Gannon Scholars from Loyola University, and Tiffany Ward from John Marshall Law School. Rachel, Michelle, and Tiffany will assist with projects including grant compliance, communications, and research reports.  Generous funding from the Baum Family Fund supports… Read More

In 2015, 53% of nonprofits nationally reported having three months or less of cash on hand – and 12% reported having zero, according to a report from the Nonprofit Finance Fund. Funding from federal and state agencies has the potential to give organizations much-needed stability, but the application process can be intimidating to navigate.  With this… Read More