The 7th Annual Greater Englewood Unity Day brought together 150+ volunteers representing 40+ organizations to help clean up the Englewood community on Saturday, April 27, 2019. Residents, block clubs, businesses, organizations, schools, churches , police officers, elected officials and volunteers came together to clean up vacant lots and blocks starting at 10am, followed by a Unity Celebration with food, music, games and a raffle. Imagine Englewood If organizes this community clean-up in connection with Chicago's Citywide Clean and Green Volunteer Clean Up. The purpose of this day of service is to show unity and take pride in beautifying our beloved neighborhood. The schedule for the event was as follows:
9am-10am : Breakfast & Supplies (gloves, trash bags, shirts) pick up
10am-1pm : Community Clean-up
1pm-3pm : Unity Celebration
Breakfast and the Unity Celebration took place in the Jean Carter-Hill Community Garden located in front of Nicholson STEM Academy - 6006 S. Peoria Street.
For more information or to get involved next year contact Imagine Englewood If at 773-488-6704 or email@example.com.