Who Are We?Action Now is a grassroots community organization of working families fighting for change in our communities!
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- RT @ILRaiseYourHand: During the selling of #cpsclosings #BBB did say IPads & A/C were fundamentals not perks. We should have asked her wher… posted 1 hour ago
- RT @rocnetwork: If we #raisethewage, over three and a half million would be people of color would be lifted out of poverty. #raise213 #ind… posted 1 hour ago
- RT @PubInterest: A great piece by NELP staff person Jack Temple on the never-ending lies about the minimum wage. fb.me/2ASCkzp8Y posted 1 hour ago
Tag Archives: crime
Action Now has been part of the Keep Chicago Renting coalition that has been fighting for city legislation that would protect law-abiding rent-paying tenants from being evicted by banks that had foreclosed on their building. After two years of lobbying, … Continue reading
On Thursday, December 13th, Action Now members joined the Workers Organizing Committee of Chicago and other community, labor and faith organizations for a rally and march downtown to demand that retail and restaurant workers be paid a living wage to … Continue reading
On October 18th and 25th, Action Now members held two big community meetings, one on the South Side and one on the West Side, to mobilize hard-hit communities around the issue of vacant buildings and Action Now’s Rebuild Chicago campaign. … Continue reading
Action Now members organized a police roll call and march in the North Lawndale community to help combat the violence and crime threatening the safety of families in the neighborhood. The event was held at 16th Street and Millard Avenue … Continue reading