"Boots on the Ground" Movement
5536 S KING DRIVE, CHICAGO 60637
RTW Veteran Center is a Life Support System supplying the basic needs of humanity- food, clothing, shelter, and economic development- to its' local veteran community. The center is open 360 days per year and among its' 12 scheduled programs is its' feeding program. This program serves free breakfast, lunch, & dinner Sunday through Saturday including holidays. To provide all of these great services to the local community, RTW operates on the love and donations of individuals and organizations that dedicate their time and energy to helping the RTW cause.
The "Boots on the Ground" Movement is a month long event in which RTW is asking for volunteers to help work at the center or donate money/materials to repair the RTW Veteran Center. Anything is accepted and greatly appreciated including: donors, labor, material contributions, tradespeople, contractors, & etc. Also, all donations are tax deductible.
If you may have any questions please call (800) 974-2808 ext #3.
Please sign our "Friends of the Center" Petition
*RTW VIOLATION PROJECTS IN NEED OF ADOPTION*
PLEASE CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO ACCESS THE REPAIRS IN NEED OF HELP
The City of Chicago recently cited the RTW building for 32 code violations-- asking for $16,000.00 in fines. So that is where your help is needed. RTW NEEDS FRIENDS TO COME TO THE AID OF THE CENTER.
**Special thanks to Chicago Chapter of the Electrical Workers Minority Caucus for already donating their services. They will be performing all of the electrical work RTW is in need of**
RTW Pazzo's Fundraising Event 2015
November 6, 2015 6pm-9pm
@ Pazzo's Restaurant
311 S. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
RTW is working to save HOMELESS VETERANS in Chicago's Washington Park community. To ensure RTW can continue to serve its' community, RTW will host its' 2nd Annual Pazzo's Fundraising 2015 Event.
The goal of the fundraiser is to raise the money needed to do necessary repairs on the building that houses RTW & help payoff the existing mortgage/loans of the veteran center. This will allow RTW to continue to support its' community, create a permanent home for the RTW Veteran Center, and ensure longevity of its' life-saving programs.
Please come join RTW's Funraiser Event at Pazzo's located on 311 S. Wacker Drive in Chicago. IL. Each ticket is $100 and proceeds will go to the RTW cause.
RTW VETERAN CENTER’S – CEO Space International Scholarship Drive
RTW VETERAN CENTER is receiving help from CEO Space International in developing and funding our sustainability program that includes a nationwide chain of thrift stores.
CEO Space International is a “business accelerator entrepreneurial organization” whose members includes Les Brown, Bob Proctor and others and is responsible for developing businesses which includes the book “The Secret”, Chicken Soup for the Soul book series, and the Rich Dad Poor Dad game. They are responsible for assisting in the raising of billions of dollars to fund businesses. Forbes Magazine named CEO Space International as one of the top five must attend business events in 2015. Read More about CEO Space Here
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We need to raise money to attend their December business development forum where they will be helping us with our sustainability program. RTW VETERAN CENTER needs to raise fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000).
RTW is seeking donations for our Scholarship to CEO Space International; Your help will allow us to become self-sufficient as an organization. These Scholarship donations are tax deductible.
Please respond by clicking our Paypal link or mail your scholarship donation to:
RTW VETERAN CENTER 5536 South King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60637-1032
To visit CEO Space International go to: http://ceospaceinternational.com/
NOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE SUSTAINABILITY OF RTW VETERAN CENTER.
RTW Veteran Center with The Red Cross (Chicago)
(Date Change) Wednesday July 15th, 2015, 10:00 AM,
Location: RTW Veteran Center,
5536 S King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60637
We are doing it again on July 15th, reserve your space now!
Training people how to respond to and prepare for emergencies is a core mission of the American Red Cross. They offer a range of health and safety classes that teach you new skills, keep you knowledgeable, confident and ready to respond in almost any emergency situation. The life you may possibly save could be a stranger, a close friend or even a loved one.
RTW Veteran Center Available Housing Units
The following is a listing of RTW Veteran Center’s current housing units that is part of our direct inventory. At present all existing housing units are located in Chicago. More housing for homeless veterans and those that are in need is being acquired and or developed by RTW Veteran Center to include, emergency, transitional, and permanent housing.
Jack, Katheryn, and Sky is hurt...
is afraid... is alone... and abandoned
Together, we can Remake Their World (RTW).
Every month, a Veteran suffering from PTSD, an abused mother, and a youth in crisis are part of the statistics that make up the poverty, drugs, gangs, crime, and violence that terrorizes one of Chicago’s many inner city war zone neighborhoods that have some calling Chicago “Chi-Raq”, after Iraq, because of the murders and violence coming out of our city. For these traumatized Americans, the American Dream has become an American nightmare.