MEMBER-LED INITIATIVES

  • Lawyers Committee for Better Housing: Housing Justice League

    • The Chicago Housing Justice League, convened by Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing, is collaborative of 37 groups, organizing to inform and influence the City of Chicago’s 5 Year Housing Plan, as League members recognize the Plan’s potential to improve projects, programs, and policies to better the lives of Chicago residents. The Chicago Housing Justice League has developed a set of principles to guide the 5 Year Housing Plan and create more equitable housing opportunities across Chicago. The Chicago Housing Justice League is committed to assisting the City in integrating these shared Principles into the 5 Year Plan process and gathering input from Chicago’s residents.

    • More information is available here: http://www.lcbh.org/initiatives/chicago-housing-justice-league

  • Coalition for the Homeless: Joining Forces for Affordable Housing

    • Joining Forces for Affordable Housing is a coalition of human services, religious, and other organizations, as well as individuals, advocating for affordable housing solutions by partnering with organizations and individuals that support people in need in North Suburban Cook County and the north side of Chicago.

    • More information is available here: http://joiningforces.connect2home.org/

  • Kenwood Oakland Community Organization (KOCO): Lift the Ban Coalition

    • The ‘Lift the Ban’ coalition is advocating for economic well-being and stability for Illinois’ families through repealing the Rent Control Preemption Act of 1997, and establishing rent control for Chicago residents. The 'Lift the Ban' coalition is led by the Kenwood Oakland Community Organization, Lugenia Burns Hope Center, Northside Action for Justice, and Pilsen Alliance.

    • More information is available here: http://ltbcoalition.org/

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