Did you receive our latest newsletter update?  You can still view it here: July 2015. Be sure to join our newsletter mailing list to receive our latest updates!… Read More


by Jim Reynolds and Tom Wilson, co-chairs, Get IN Chicago originally published in The Chicago Tribune The Sunday story “Emanuel-backed effort to fight violence falters” was highly critical of Get IN Chicago, a two year-old organization that enables the private sector to join in existing efforts to reduce the violence impacting Chicago’s youth. The article shows… Read More


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Children’s Home + Aid Wins $1 Million Grant for Project to Curb Youth Violence  Winners of the Chicago Design Competition include three programs to start in 2015 CHICAGO, June 4, 2015 – From more than 200 proposals, a program developed by Children’s Home + Aid, a leading child and family service agency in Illinois, in… Read More


Youth-Led Tech Program Strives to Increase Job Opportunities for Youth Get IN Chicago is funding a workforce program this summer called Youth-Led Tech which will be run by the Smart Chicago Collaborative in five locations across the city of Chicago – Austin, Englewood, Humboldt Park, North Lawndale, and Roseland. Youth-Led Tech will teach at-risk youth… Read More


Get IN Chicago Partners with Chicago Police, Others To Bring Youth Baseball League to Englewood Community CHICAGO, May 28, 2015 – Get IN Chicago, the public-private partnership dedicated to combatting juvenile violence, today announced a partnership with the Chicago Police Department and Teamwork Englewood to establish a youth baseball league in the Englewood community. The league… Read More


Did you receive our latest newsletter update?  You can still view it here: May #2 2015 Be sure to join our newsletter mailing list to receive our latest updates!… Read More


Did you receive our latest newsletter update?  You can still view it here: May 2015 Be sure to join our newsletter mailing list to receive our latest updates!… Read More