Housing Program Calendar of Events

Join North River Commission's Housing program in a diverse range of educational workshops for tenants and landlords.

For more information about upcoming or past events, please contact dalia@northrivercommission.org or erika@northrivercommission.org.


Upcoming events

Taller de creacion de credito

Acompaña a North River Commission y Wintrust Bank para un taller GRATUITO de creación de crédito en Español. Únase a nosotros el Jueves 4 de Mayo a las 5:30 p. m. en nuestra oficina ubicada en la 3403 W Lawrence ave.
En este taller aprenderás sobre:
- Programas actuales de creación de crédito
- Las mejores prácticas para mejorar su puntaje de crédito
- Educación financiera adicional
RSVP con Erika por correo electrónico a erika@northrivercommission.org o por mensaje de texto al 872-257-8773.

Credit Building Workshop

Join North River Commission and Wintrust Bank for a FREE credit-building workshop on Tuesday, April 25 at 6 p.m. via Zoom.
In this workshop you will learn about:
- Current credit-building programs
- Best practices to improve your credit score
- Additional financial education
RSVP with Erika via email at erika@northrivercommission.org or via text at 872-257-8773.

Past events

Immigrant Tenant Protections

Protecting Immigrant Households 02.23.2023

Protegiendo los Hogares Inmigrantes 02.23.2023

LIHEAP Workshop

Fair Housing Workshop for Tenants

NRC Presentation for Renters 2.8.23

Fair Housing Workshop for Landlords

For the presentation please see the following link:  NRC_Training (1.26.23) FINAL (1)

Income Protections: Final version SOI - Landlords Factsheet (4)


Home Flooding and Energy Audit Workshop/ Taller de Inundaciones Domiciliarias y Auditoria Energetica

For the presentation please see the following link: RainReady Presentation

Credit Building Workshop/ Taller para establecer o reconstruir su crédito

To see the presentation, click the following link: Wintrust Bank Presentation English

Para leer la presentación haga click en el siguiente enlance: Wintrust Bank Presentacion en Espanol

For additional credit-building resources, please see the following link: MS Products

Landlord Workshop/ Taller para Propetarios:

To see the presentation, click the following link:  Northside Housing Initiative Oct 2022


Taller de Asistencia Legal para Inquilinos / Legal Assistance for Tenants Workshop:

For helpful resources click on the following:

Legal Aid Referral Organizations List

ATU Legal Aid & Collective Action Presentation


Taller para Compradores de Vivienda :

Tenant Rights Workshop:


Taller de Derechos de Inquilino:

Haga clic aquí para ver la presentación de Derechos de Inquilino

Homebuyer 101: Workshop

We Will Chicago: Housing and Neighborhoods

Download the presentation from the Tuesday, January 25, 2022 community meeting. (PDF)

We Will Chicago” is a citywide planning initiative under Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot that encourages neighborhood growth and vibrancy while addressing social and economic inequities. Community participation helps to promote the goals of using meaningful and inclusive engagement to shape the plan.