Priorities

job-search-100Quality Jobs and Livable Wages. All Lincoln Park residents will have access to quality jobs that earn them livable wages.

villageSafe and Healthy Neighborhoods. Lincoln Park residents will live in safe and healthy community.

Building Community Infrastructure and Capacity Organizations and individuals in Lincoln Park will have the connections and capacity to achieve their missions and sustain the progress of the Common Good                                          Initiative.

Strategies

Strengthen and leverage existing job training resources to align with potential workforce opportunities for Lincoln Park residents.

Launch an incentive program designed for Lincoln Park new businesses.

Promote small business creation in the Lincoln Park community.

Endorsing positive images in the Lincoln Park community.

Facilitate opportunities for neighborhood clean-ups.

Employ community organizing.

Create wellness opportunities for Lincoln Park residents.

Build capacity of a subset of nonprofit organizations.

Inspire and “train” community change agents (individual leaders).

Investments

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FY2016

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FY2015

Community Partners