2019 • 4 years • Chicago Commitment
Alliance of Local Service Organizations (ALSO) provides local and national programming focused on gun violence, gender-based violence, youth engagement, and policy and systems change. It provides street-level violence interruption outreach on Chicago's northwest side; re-entry resources and support for those returning from custody; community building activities; job training for youth; and training and technical assistance to increase the effectiveness of local and national organizations and agencies in responding to violence-related issues. This award strengthens ALSO's sustainability by investing in a cash reserve, supporting administrative infrastructure, and creating an innovation fund to ensure that the organization remains competitive in its areas of expertise.
2001 • 1 year, 11 months • Community & Economic Development
To support the Safety Initiative (over two years).
2000 • 1 year • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
To support the Safety Initiative.
1998 • 1 year • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
To support community organizing to improve neighborhood safety.
1997 • 2 years • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance
To support community planning to improve neighborhood safety.