Community Directory


ARC was established in 2008 with funding from the Bureau of Justice Assistance to bring together a consortium of community partners to work together to design a strategy addressing a target and identified crime problem in the Riverdale Community.

By the Hand

We are a Christ-centered, after-school program that takes kids by the hand and walks with them through college, helping them have abundant life—mind, body and soul.

Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities fulfills the Church’s role in the mission of charity to anyone in need by providing compassionate, competent and professional services that strengthen and support individuals, families and communities based on the value and dignity of human life.

George Washington Carver Farmers Market

George Washington Carver F.A.R.M.S. is an organization dedicated to providing an opportunity for farmers to distribute their produce throughout the country fresh to the table of the consumers.

Metropolitan Family Services

Metropolitan Family Services' mission is to provide and mobilize the services needed to strengthen families and communities.

TCA Health, Inc.

The mission of TCA Health, Inc. is to improve health outcomes for the medically underserved community through the provision of high quality, affordable and accessible primary health care and support services. We are committed to serving the needs of men, women, and children in all life cycles. We are also dedicated to empowering individuals and families by providing education that enhances and improves quality of life.

TCA Health
Youth Guidance

Youth Guidance creates and implements school-based programs that enable at-risk children to overcome obstacles, focus on their education and, ultimately, to succeed in school and in life.

Upcoming Events

December 7, 2017
  • Early Learning Coalition Meeting

    December 7, 2017  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    Carver Park Fieldhouse, 939 E. 132nd Street

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December 12, 2017
  • Teen Tuesday at Altgeld Library

    December 12, 2017  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    Altgeld Branch, Chicago Public Library, 13281 S Corliss Ave, Chicago, IL 60827, USA

    Come check out how you can contribute to and make a difference in your community. Altgeld Library's Teen Tuesday series seeks to bring together teens to promote educational, emotional and spiritual growth.

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