Community Support

Over one hundred neighborhood organizations, congregations, and small businesses have reviewed Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation's proposal for a 100-unit, 100% affordable housing development at the underutilized Emmett Street parking lot and signed on in support, including Logan Square Neighborhood Association, Logan Square Preservation, Logan Square Chamber of Commerce, and the Logan Square Ecumenical Alliance. See the full list (in formation) below, and click here to see letters of support from some of these organizations. 

  1. Active Transportation Alliance
  2. Alderman of the 1st Ward Daniel LaSpata
  3. Alderman of the 33rd Ward Rossana Rodriguez
  4. Alderman of the 35th Ward Carlos Ramirez-Rosa
  5. Armitage Baptist Church
  6. Autonomous Tenants Union
  7. Avondale Logandale School
  8. Avondale Neighborhood Association
  9. Break the Gridlock
  10. Cameron & Kane LLC
  11. Canopy Architects
  12. Cellar Door Provisions
  13. Center for Changing Lives
  14. Center for Neighborhood Technology
  15. Centro San Bonifacio
  16. Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance
  17. Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
  18. Chicago Democratic Socialists of America
  19. Chicago Housing Initiative
  20. Chicago Rehab Network
  21. Chicago Teachers Union
  22. Chicago United for Equity
  23. Chicago Votes
  24. Claretian Associates
  25. Comfort Station
  26. Community Defence Committee
  27. Community TV Network
  28. Congressman Jesus "Chuy" Garcia
  29. Corner Farm
  30. Corner Project
  31. Darwin Elementary School
  32. Dill Pickle Food Co-Op
  33. Diversey Square Apartments
  34. Diversey Wine
  35. Dollar Day
  36. Duo Architects Firm
  37. Earphoria Hostel
  38. Elastic Arts
  39. Elevated Chicago
  40. Enterprise Community Partners
  41. Erie Family Health Center
  42. Family Focus
  43. Four Letter Word Coffee
  44. Friends of Paseo Prairie Garden
  45. Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail
  46. Full Circle Communities
  47. Garfield Park Community Council
  48. Girls Rock! Chicago
  49. Grace Church of Logan Square
  50. Grassroots Collaborative
  51. Grassroots Illinois Action
  52. Greater Logan Square Zoning & Development Advisory Council
  53. Greater Southwest Development Corporation
  54. Healthcare Alternative Systems
  55. Hispanic Housing
  56. Humboldt Park United Methodist Church
  57. Iglesia Episcopal de Nuestra Senora de las Americas
  58. Infant Welfare Society
  59. International Capoeira Angola Foundation
  60. Jane Addams Senior Caucus
  61. Jewish Council of Urban Affairs
  62. Kenwood Oakland Community Organization
  63. Kimball Avenue Church
  64. Kimball Avenue Garden
  65. La Casa Norte
  66. Lathrop Homes Leadership Team
  67. Latino Policy Forum
  68. Lawyers Committee for Better Housing
  69. Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights
  70. LISC
  71. Logan Square Chamber of Commerce
  72. Logan Square Co-Operative
  73. Logan Square Ecumenical Alliance
  74. Logan Square Neighborhood Association
  75. Logan Square Preservation
  76. Logan Vistas Apartments
  77. Low Income Investment Fund
  78. LUCHA
  79. Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
  80. Metropolitan Planning Council
  81. Monarch Thrift Store
  82. Mujeres Artesanas Carrillo
  83. Natural Resources Defence Council
  84. Neighbors for Affordable Housing
  85. New Hope Church
  86. Northwest Side Housing Center
  87. Norwegian American Lutheran Church
  88. Omega Delta Phi Fraternity, Inc. - Alpha Alpha Chapter
  89. One Heart One Soul
  90. ONE Northside
  91. Palmer Square Apartments
  92. Parent Engagement Institute
  93. Puebla Restaurant
  94. Puerto Rican Agenda
  95. Puerto Rican Arts Alliance
  96. Reclaim Chicago
  97. Revolution Brewing
  98. Rudd Resources LLC
  99. Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center
  100. Sergeant Shriver Center on Poverty Law
  101. Service Employees International Union- Healthcare Illinois Indiana
  102. Service Employees International Union- Local 1
  103. SOL House
  104. Somos Logan Square
  105. Spanish Coalition for Housing
  106. State Representative Will Guzzardi
  107. State Representative Delia Ramirez
  108. State Representative Jaime Andrade
  109. State Senator Omar Aquino
  110. State Senator Iris Martinez
  111. St Luke's Lutheran Church of Logan Square
  112. The People's Lobby
  113. The Resurrection Project
  114. United Neighbors of the 35th Ward
  115. United Working Families

To add your organization, congregation, or small business to this list please email cdiaz[at]lsna[dot]net.