North Park University: 2015-2016

The mission of North Park University is to prepare students for lives of significance and service through education in the liberal arts, professional studies, and theology. Located in Chicago’s diverse community of Albany Park, North Park works to engage the neighborhood and city in ways that enrich the life of the campus and provide [Read More…]

The Night Ministry: 2015-2016

Since 1976, The Night Ministry has provided housing, health care, and human connection to individuals struggling with poverty or homelessness in Chicago. From a one-man operation to an organization of over 100 employees, The Night Ministry continues to serve the most vulnerable community members through innovative and lifesaving programs.

The Outreach and Health [Read More…]

Erie Family Health Center: 2014-2015

Erie Family Health Center’s (Erie’s) mission is to provide accessible, affordable, and high-quality health care for those in need. Erie is a community health center where patients can receive high-quality holistic care from a medical team they know—and who knows them. Founded in 1957, Erie provides high-quality, patient-centered primary, oral, and behavioral health care for [Read More…]

Goldie’s Place: 2014-2015

Homeless people in Chicago often have serious dental problems and severely limited access to care.

The typical Goldie’s Place Dental Clinic patient has systemic dental problems because of poor nutrition, poor oral health practice, lack of access to care and neglect. A large number require extractions, often multiple extractions. After treatment is completed, they [Read More…]