Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation

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We’re thrilled to announce… Bickerdike has been awarded The Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Rental Housing Preservation Award for our West Town Housing Preservation project by the Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards! 

Bickerdike’s CEO, Joy Aruguete, was honored as one of the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Faces of Philanthropy. She was awarded the Outstanding Community Leader Award  during their 42nd Faces of Philanthropy Awards Luncheon.

Oh behalf of our residents, members, Board of Directors, and staff, we express our sincerest gratitude to Bank of America for its grant of $25,000 in support of our 2016 Affordable Housing Preservation and Restoration Initiative. This investment will have a significant impact on our work this year namely our new 72-unit Nelson Mandela Apartments […]

The National Development Council (NDC) has announced that Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation’s Zapata Apartments is the 2015 winner of the Award for Excellence in Community Impacts. The Award, recognizing the top community development project in the nation, was presented at the NDC Academy Conference in Washington, DC on May 14th.

Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation won citywide recognition on February 17th for preserving and improving affordable rental units in Humboldt Park’s 1704 N. Humboldt Building at Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Chicago’s 21st Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards (CNDA), the city’s premier forum for recognition of development projects.

Although green amenities are usually associated with luxury housing, Rosa Parks Apartments is showing that affordable housing and environmental sustainability can go hand in hand.