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January 14, 2020

Brighton Park, a working-class neighborhood on Chicago’s southwest side, is home to residents working together to build a brighter future. 


June 10, 2019

Inspired by the documentary, “In The Game,”, the Reva and David Logan Foundation has partnered with Kelly High School and BPNC to offer a four-year scholarship for young women who are graduating from Kelly High School.

BPNC is proud to award six amazing young women at K...

May 17, 2019

A few weeks ago, more than 400 youth from six Brighton Park schools met to tackle some of the challenges they face in their community — from police violence and unhealthy relationships to adultism and violations of immigrants’ rights.

With support from Brighton Park Nei...

April 26, 2019

The coalition lost the vote but changed the narrative on police spending.

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April 20, 2019

Shields Middle, one of BPNC's community schools, went to a Chicago Fire game! 

April 10, 2019

Illinois lawmakers want to make it easier for marginalized college students to qualify for financial aid. Supporters of the Retain Illinois Students and Equity (RISE) Act argue it would help more than 3,000 African American, undocumented and transgender students receiv...

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