Ravenswood is not your typical neighborhood
Founded in 1868 as a suburb of Chicago, today the Ravenswood neighborhood is home to a dynamic blend of tree-lined residential streets and bustling retail and commercial spaces.
Public amenities like parks, tennis courts, and libraries populate our walkable neighborhood. You’ll also find plenty or window-shopping opportunities, as well as galleries, restaurants, cafés and local festivals. See what’s happening and plan your visit here!
Shop Local with our Member Business Directory
The GRCC represents one of Chicago’s most vibrant and diverse small business communities. Consider our directory your guide to finding whatever it is you need right here in Ravenswood.
- Wellbeing Personalized Healthcare This month we caught up with Dr. Lina of Wellbeing Personalized Healthcare! Located at 1767 W Wilson, WBPHC is a holistic healthcare provider utilizing a combination of chiropractic techniques, acupuncture, nutritional counseling and functional medicine to "bring you back to proper movement, function and optimal health." Continue Reading
Volunteer in Ravenswood
Get involved in your local community! GRCC can help connect you to volunteer opportunities from helping to raise money for nonprofits by volunteering at local events, joining a community gardening group, or becoming more involved as a neighbor in the Ravenswood Community Council.
- Trade Discount on Tambour Supplies for Local Costumers & Couturiers February 27, 2024 Calling all costumers and couturiers: Maydel is offering 15% trade discounts on all tambour supplies to local artists and teachers. Continue Reading
- Ravenswood Businesses Shine in the 2023 “Best of Chicago” Awards February 26, 2024 The Chicago Reader has announced the winners of their 2023 Best of Chicago Awards. Check out this recap of the winners from around Ravenswood. Continue Reading
- Ravenswood SSA #31 Services Survey February 1, 2024 GRCC and SSA #31 provide programs and services to help maintain and promote Ravenswood's commercial corridors and small businesses. We're looking for your feedback on that work! Complete the survey for a chance to win up to $75 in gift cards from Ravenswood small businesses! Continue Reading
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