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15th CNDA Winners (2009)

See the winners below.

Special Recognition Award

Part of a grand tradition of immigrant groups that has made Chicago the vibrant and diverse city it… Continue

    The Chicago Community Trust Outstanding Community Strategy of the Year Award

    Those who frequent commercial blocks in the Quad Communities area will recognize the fluorescent… Continue

      The Friend of the Neighborhoods Award

      In this city of neighborhoods and neighborhood heroes, there are a few whose work has touched… Continue

        The Norman Bobins Leadership Award

        Strong leaders grow from strong foundations. Rami Nashashibi, firmly rooted in his faith and the… Continue

          The Outstanding For-Profit Neighborhood Real Estate Project Award

          The best developments not only serve community needs, but spark improvements in their surroundings… Continue

            The Polk Bros. Foundation Affordable Rental Housing Preservation Award

            While small, entrepreneurial developers don’t always attract citywide attention, they often… Continue

              The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design, First Place

              The Lavezzorio Community Center building at SOS Children’s Village in Auburn Gresham is as… Continue

                The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design, Second Place

                The bright atrium of Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago’s new headquarters embodies the… Continue

                  The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design, Third Place

                  The new 40-acre Kennedy-King College campus, designed by Kennedy King Architects, LLC, a… Continue

                    The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Outstanding Non-Profit Neighborhood Real Estate Project

                    An international organization with facilities and programs in 132 countries, SOS Children’s… Continue