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Eight people with shovels break ground on the Grace Manor Development

Groundbreaking at Grace Manor complex on North Ogden on December 11, 2023.

Eight people with shovels break ground on the Grace Manor Development

Groundbreaking at Grace Manor complex on North Ogden on December 11, 2023.

Pastor brings affordable housing to North Lawndale after 25 year fight

Rev. Marvin Hunter: “I didn’t want anyone in a four-block radius of the church to go hungry.”

Groundbreaking at Grace Manor complex on North Ogden on December 11, 2023.

   

The Grace Manor mixed income housing complex broke ground in North Lawndale on Dec. 11. Nineteen units will be subsidized by the Chicago Housing Authority. This development was championed by Reverend Marvin Hunter. He’s spent the last 25 years building and pushing for more affordable housing in his neighborhood.

Reset hears more about his efforts over the years and the role he says Grace Manor can play in strengthening North Lawndale.

GUEST: Rev. Marvin Hunter, Grace Memorial Baptist Church

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