Archive for the ‘Community Engagement’ category

Fruit-Infused Water Recipes

August 27th, 2021

Download all recipes here: Fruit-Infused Water

“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” -James Baldwin

In a room filled with over 500 people there was overwhelming support (78% total approval rate) for our Emmett Street Project, which will provide 100 much-needed units of quality affordable housing in the heart of Logan Square! Thank you to everyone who came out to support the project!  We extend a special thanks to the […]

Primary Election

Public safety is a concern for many of us and a top priority for Bickerdike. One of the ways that we can ensure that our neighborhoods are safe is to be informed and engaged, and attendance at our local beat meetings is one way to do that.

Bickerdike welcomed 11 guests for dinner and discussion as part of an On The Table event on May 17, 2017. Held each year in May, On The Table is a special initiative of the Chicago Community Trust (CCT); it is designed to promote community building and the sharing of ideas among diverse groups as they […]

Public safety is a concern for many of us and a top priority for Bickerdike. One of the ways that we can ensure that our neighborhoods are safe is to be informed and engaged, and attendance at our local beat meetings is one way to do that.

Bickerdike staff watched the weather obsessively during the week before Saturday’s BBQ hoping that the wind and rain wouldn’t make a comeback from last year’s event. Luckily, the threats of storms were no match for their will as the sun shone brightly on the event.

On May 10th, Bickerdike had the honor of hosting a group of our community neighbors for dinner and discussion as part of The Chicago Community Trust’s On The Table initiative.  Now in its third year, On The Table is an annual city-wide event wherein people are encourage to invite small groups to come together, share […]

Remember last fall when we were offered deeply discounted tickets to Six Flags/Great America just by using Bickerdike’s Promo Code? Well, we’re doing it again!