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Financial coaching program to begin in January

Beginning in January 2014, the Back of the Yards Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) office will launch a new ‘financial capability’ program in the community. Geared toward future homeowners, the program was successfully piloted for two years by NeighborWorks America, the national umbrella organization for many housing nonprofits across the country, including NHS of Chicago. The […]

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SSA 10 Announces New Commissioner

NHS neighborhood director Emilio Carrasquillo says he is ready to take on the new role. Emilio Carrasquillo is the director of the Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) of Chicago Back of the Yards/Garfield Boulevard office. Since 2005, he has helped residents become homeowners, provided families with resources to avoid foreclosure and worked to improve the vacant […]

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BYNC President Craig Chico Receives NHS Neighborhood Leadership Award

The Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago held their annual meeting and 3rd Annual Neighborhood Leadership Awards on Tuesday, Oct. 16. Gathered at the Garfield Park Conservatory, seven leaders of seven neighborhoods around the city were honored with the Neighborhood Leadership Award, an award given to those who are dedicated, committed and have inspired the communities […]

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BYNC Sponsoring Networking Events and Classes in 2012

As a way to help the local business community, the Back of the Yards Neighborhood Council (BYNC) will be sponsoring several networking events in 2012. Kicking off the series will be an event held at Restaurante Sabores, 1922 W. 47th St. on Feb. 15 at 5:30 p.m. Sabores, the newest restaurant on 47th St, will […]

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9th District Commander Speaks on Plans to Increase Community Involvement, Safer Neighborhoods

In spite of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s recent deployment of police officers, 9th District Commander David Jarmusz is juggling with the lack of resources while making residents and community stakeholders the centerpiece of his new plan. While the Chicago Police Department (CPD) is being budgeted for fewer policemen, Jarmusz is taking resources from his offices to […]

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NHS of Chicago’s New Convenient Online Class Designed to Help First-Time Homebuyers Achieve Homeownership Dreams

Buying a new home is no walk in the park. There are many challenges future homeowners have to face before the purchase, like learning about credit and how to budget for the biggest purchase of their lives. Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago, a HUD-certified counseling agency, has the solution to this problem by offering both […]