My wife and I live in North Chicago. My good friend and local Pastor, Anthony Morgan, always reminds me that we are “unstoppable together.” Please click here or on the “Unstoppable Together” tab above to see our video series with exciting 2 minute videos told by the people of North Chicago and those involved.
Whether you give $5 or $500 a month you can be a part of Team 300. The Matthew Home concept comes from Matthew 5:14-16, “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden...let your light shine before others that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.”Team 300 is a group of people who are passionate, courageous, and committed. Join an Unstoppable Community of Monthly superheroes
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THE REALITY OF NORTH CHICAGO
It is a community of about 33,000 people (including the Great Lakes Naval Community) with deep religious commitments, tremendous potential, but also significant needs. North Chicago is a food desert without a grocery store and striving to improve the business environment, community, and school system. With a current emphasis on improvement and revitalization, the school system and city leadership have made tremendous strides in improving ACT scores, graduation rates, lower truancy rates, and support for families in recent years.
rate with a median household income of $43,499.00.
Own their home in the North Chicago compared to 91% own their home in Lake Bluff, IL
Poverty rate compared to national rate of 15%