Project HOOD Leadership Center Offering Construction Training ProgramManny Rodriguez, with the Illinois chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors, said the class goes beyond the nuts and bolts of construction.
Woodlawn Pastor Opens New Community Job Training CenterRev. Corey Brooks unveiled the Project HOOD Leadership and Economic Opportunity Center at a former Walgreens store at 63rd and King.
Pastor Camping Out Again To Raise Money For Community CenterHe's at it again. The pastor who received national attention for spending 94 long days on the roof of a shuttered South Side motel is spending some more time outside.
Pastor Finishes Cross-Country Walk To Raise Money For Community CenterA South Side pastor has completed his cross-country fundraising walk, and has returned to Chicago.
Pastor Camped Out On Roof Near Goal Of Buying Shuttered MotelThe pastor of a West Woodlawn neighborhood church thinks he might be able to get off the roof of the old motel where he’s been camping for three months. He’s raised nearly enough money buy the building, so he can replace it with a community center.
Pastor Camps Out On Roof Of Old Motel For Community ChangeA South Side pastor is camping out on the roof of a motel he helped to close down over prostitution and drugs, in an effort to buy the building and use it to help the community change.