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Knight Foundation Funds 'Bilingual Bridges' for Open Gov

LISC Chicago and its neighborhood partners were among the winners of new grants from the Knight Foundation on June 24 as it announced its News Challenge Open Gov awards. The Chicago work will provide new resources for engagement and training of residents in the Englewood and Pilsen communities, and spread the learnings through LISC's Data Friday series of peer-to-peer workshops.

Susana Vasquez presents the Open Gov for the Rest of Us project at MIT Knight conference in Boston.

Executive Director Susana Vasquez presented LISC Chicago's plan, Open Gov for the Rest of Us, at the MIT Knight Civic Media Conference in Boston on June 24. 

See the presentation.

Posted in Civic Tech, Auburn Gresham, Chicago Lawn, Englewood, Humboldt Park, Pilsen


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