The Community Renewal Society informs, organizes and trains communities and individuals to advocate for social and economic justice.

Pledge to Vote!

Vote to Raise Minimum Wage.     This Election Day every voter in Illinois will have a question on their ballot, asking if they support raising our state’s minimum wage starting January 1st, 2015. It’s time that low-wage workers earn a wage that they can actually live on, don’t you agree?

Issues We Work On

  • Reduce Violence with Reclaim Campaign

    Reclaim Campaign: Repairing Justice, Restoring Lives, Rebuilding Communities

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  • Remove Barriers to Employment

    F.O.R.C.E. Employment Campaign: Break Down Barriers for People with Records

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  • Reform Education Funding

    Fair Tax Campaign: Fund Public Education and Human Services

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