Partners & Collaborators

Bethel New Life works with local and national partners in the areas of education, job training, economic development and affordable and safe housing. By working in partnership, we seek to broaden our impact and accelerate change. Some of our key partners and collaborators in our core areas of investment include:

Economic Development

• Austin Chamber of Commerce
• Austin Coming Together
• Austin Weekly News
• Breaking Ground
• Buying2Give
• City of Chicago
• Chicago Commons
• Chicago Community Trust
• Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership
• Chicago Jobs Council
• City Colleges of Chicago
• ComEd
• Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
• Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
• Illinois Department of Corrections
• Inner City Capital Connections
• JP Morgan Chase
• Manufacturing Works
• North Lawndale Employment Network
• Phalanx Family Services
• The Private Bank
• Skills for Chicagoland’s Future
• Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
• University of Illinois Chicago
• University of Tennessee Center for Literacy, Education and Employment
• US Bank
• West Humboldt Park Development Council
• Westside Health Authority
• Women’s Business Development Center

Education

• After School Matters
• Austin Childcare Network
• Austin Coming Together
• Austin Weekly News
• Jacob Beidler Elementary School
• Chicago Public Schools
• Chicago Violence Reductions Strategies
• GROW Garfield Revitalizing of Westside
• Illinois State Board of Education
• Michelle Clark Academic Preparatory High School
• Ounce of Prevention
• Parents as Teachers
• Spencer Elementary Technology Academy
• US. Attorney Department of Justice Project Safe Neighborhoods
• Westinghouse College Prep

Senior Housing

• Evergreen Real Estate Services
• Therapy Providers