Get IN Chicago provides counsel to funder and community-based organizations working to reduce youth violence and address the underlying, systemic issues that lead to it. Get IN Chicago also studies and funds antiviolence initiatives focused on acutely high-risk youth, those who are at heightened risk for becoming victims or perpetrators of violence.

Get IN Chicago is led by business leaders who have pledged support to identify the most promising practices to improve the lives and safety of Chicago’s youth.

To do this, Get IN Chicago partners with community-based organizations, public agencies and corporate funders to inspire creative solutions and collaboration, involve multiple stakeholders, and invest in innovative and effective strategies.

 

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Latest News and Updates

 

Strengthening Youth through a Network of Care (SYNC)

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  • Get IN Chicago Risk LevelUnderstanding Youth Risk Level
    Get IN Chicago’s work with 60+ antiviolence organizations is shaping a collective response to youth violence by agencies across the city. In particular, our efforts have revealed the need to increase understanding of […]
  • Triple Pundit Toni IrvingOpinion: Why Companies Should Skip Annual Volunteer Projects
    by Toni Irving, PhD Executive Director, Get IN Chicago Originally published on Triple Pundit Every year, thousands of employees at companies across the country admirably set aside a day or even a week for community service […]
  • gic-logo-whiteCareer Opportunity: Director of Strategic Engagement
     JOB DESCRIPTION Title:   Director of Strategic Engagement   About Get IN Chicago Get IN Chicago provides counsel to funder and community-based organizations working to reduce youth violence and address the underlying, […]
  • Emily Robertson headshotSpring Intern 2017
    Get IN Chicago welcomed a new intern, Emily Robertson, to our team in January. Emily, a Gannon Scholar at Loyola University, will assist with projects ranging from grant compliance and budgets to communications and events. […]
  • philanthropy news digest toniMoving the Needle on Youth Violence
    by Toni Irving, PhD Executive Director, Get IN Chicago Originally published in the Philanthropy News Digest According to the Giving USA Foundation and Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, Americans gave as […]