Category Archives: Community Sustainability

Volunteers needed Saturdays 6/14 and 6/21 to help prep for projectChicago!

Volunteers are needed to help with pre-event prep work at the Libby Elementary School Annex for the AEC Cares projectChicago build day! Projects include priming walls, replacing ceiling tile, and relocating on-grade planters in the playground. Opportunities are still available for Saturday, June … Continue reading

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AEC Cares projectChicago

On June 25, the day before the AIA National Convention here in Chicago, AEC Cares is bringing together volunteers from the ArchitectureEngineeringConstruction community for a one-day “blitz build” event: projectChicago. This year, the day-long event will be helping Metropolitan Family Services in the … Continue reading

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Save the Date! Wisdom From the Field: Public Interest Architecture in Practice

Saturday, February 8 9:30 am–4:30 pm The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 112 South Michigan Avenue, MacLean Ballroom Join AIA Chicago’s Community Interface Committee in welcoming the 2011 Latrobe Prize winners of The AIA College of Fellows and authors … Continue reading

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Chicago Community Loan Fund’s Building for Sustainability Workshop

October 24-25, 2013 9:00am – 5:00 pm 445 North Sacramento Boulevard Chicago, IL 60612 This two-day workshop provides an overview of sustainable design and resources to help you develop healthy and efficient places. Take this opportunity to network with other practitioners and tour … Continue reading

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Growing Home needs volunteers

Growing Home needs help next week at their Su Casa garden in Back of the Yards. Growing Home is looking for some volunteers to lend a hand next week on Tuesday the 8th, Thursday the 10th, or Friday the 11th … Continue reading

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