Chicago’s returning citizens bridge the gap between race and justice

/ by Christian Clansky / One could argue that, in a world continually marked by division, there’s something approaching a universal appeal about the perfect summer day. On this particular one in Chicago – a high-70s, lightly breezy, blessedly crisp Saturday – the North Lawndale community is taking full advantage of weather that feels like…

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Join a Twitter Town Hall with the NGen Award Finalists

This year’s NGen Leadership Award finalists are some of the most impressive and inspiring young changemakers we’ve ever seen. Each, in their own way, is making the world better – and we’d like you to know them better. You can meet all six finalists at Upswell Chicago, November 13-15, where the winner will be announced…

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Meet 2019 NGen Award finalist James Dold

Voting is open for the 2019 NGen Leadership Award through Friday, August 23 at 11:59pm PDT. Once the votes are counted, this year’s winner will be announced at Upswell this November. Here’s a heads up: Selecting just one winner from our six finalists will be tough. Each is an amazing changemaker who has made great…

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Meet 2019 NGen Award finalist Lindsay Torrico

Voting is open for the 2019 NGen Leadership Award through Friday, August 23 at 11:59pm PDT. Once the votes are counted, this year’s winner will be announced at Upswell this November. Here’s a heads up: Selecting just one winner from our six finalists will be tough. Each is an amazing changemaker who has made great…

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Meet 2019 NGen Award finalist Megan Jacobs

Voting is open for the 2019 NGen Leadership Award through Friday, August 23 at 11:59pm PDT. Once the votes are counted, this year’s winner will be announced at Upswell this November. Here’s a heads up: Selecting just one winner from our six finalists will be tough. Each is an amazing changemaker who has made great…

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Meet 2019 NGen Award finalist Silvia Paz

Voting is open for the 2019 NGen Leadership Award through Friday, August 23 at 11:59pm PDT. Once the votes are counted, this year’s winner will be announced at Upswell this November. Here’s a heads up: Selecting just one winner from our six finalists will be tough. Each is an amazing changemaker who has made great…

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