Kusanya Cafe

Kusanya in swahili roughly means "to gather." (Photo Credit: Mason Johnson)

Englewood Cafe Succeeds Where The ‘Chicago Political Machine’ Fails

Looking at Kusanya Cafe, which serves great coffee and food and acts as an anchor for the Englewood community, the path to improving Chicago’s impoverished and violence-plagued neighborhoods becomes clear.


The Kusanya Cafe officially opened on Tuesday.  This is a photo from a preview event earlier this week. (Credit: Kusanya Cafe/Facebook)

Start Of A Revival? New Non-Profit Cafe Opens In Englewood

Some Englewood residents are celebrating an accomplishment that’s been four years in the making.