Nurture. Educate. Inspire.

For 125 years, Northwestern Settlement has served its Chicago neighbors through a variety of programs that nurture, educate and inspire the American dream. Learn how we fulfill this mission.


News from the Settlement

VIDEO: Thank you for creating Christmas miracles for more than 1,000 neighbors

This holiday season we were able to touch more than 1,000 neighbors through Adopt-A-Family, Holiday Toy Room and holiday food baskets.
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Chicago Tribune: North Shore Board Celebrates 80 Years

Nearly 300 supporters attended the North Shore Board of the Northwestern Settlement's Camp Night charity auction at the Modern Wing in The Art Institute of Chicago, raising nearly $475,000 in revenue to benefit the award-winning House In The Wood camp.
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DNA Info: Watch Adorable Kids (Plus A Llama And Donkey) Carol At Polish Triangle

About 50 students, teachers and parents from Rowe Elementary School and Noble Street College Prep brought cheer to evening commuters as they sang carols at the Polish Triangle on Wednesday.
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Literacy Fair

Join AmeriCorps Project YES! for 10th Annual MLK Day Literacy Fair

Families and volunteers are encouraged to join us for a day of workshops, craft projects and literacy activities that promote world diversity!
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