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.
- Exciting Summer Season at Lillstreet Art Center in Ravenswood May 24, 2023 Explore the exciting summer classes, immerse yourself in the "Collected Reverie" exhibition, and mark your calendar for the Empty Bowls Ice Cream Social. Continue Reading
- Ravenswood Businesses Win Big in the 2022 “Best of Chicago Awards” April 7, 2023 Ravenswood stole the show at The Chicago Reader's 2022 Best of Chicago Awards. We've got a recap of the winners from around the neighborhood. Continue Reading
- City-Wide Manufacturing Job Fair April 5, 2023 Aready to start a new career? Join us for a City-wide job fair at The Hatchery! This event will provide an excellent opportunity for job seekers and those wishing to explore a career in manufacturing. Meet face-to-face with companies that are hiring right now! Continue Reading
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