Evanston Montessori Children's House 949 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL60202 Evantson Montessori Children's House offers full and half-day early childhood development programs. Children learn basic…More skills and etiquette and develop aptitude in language, mathematics, geography and science. Evantston Montessori Children's House is a non-denominational instititution open to prospective students from diverse background. Full day and half-day schedules are available online.
Networked Robotics Corporation 825 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL60202 Networked Robotics Corporation, located in Evanston, specializes in providing companies with software called Tempurity,…More which records environmental data. The company's goal is to collect raw, scientific data from diverse scientific instruments. For more information, visit the company's website.
Great Life Music 2345 Ashland Ave, Evanston, IL60201 Greal Life Music is a live music production company boasting a diverse and skilled retinue of live acts for events,…More weddings and celebrations. GLM also has a first-class SoundLab, a studio for producing music and video for any number of media applications. GLM is a 21st century company founded on the ideal to bring new life to the special event industry.
Audubon - Chicago Region 1718 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL60201 Audubon's stated mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and…More their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity. There are 500 local chapters nationwide engaged in grassroots conservations action. Their Evanston office for the Chicago region is located in downtown Evanston on Sherman Avenue, between Church Street and Clark Street.
Wonx Radio Station 2100 Lee St, Evanston, IL60202 Wonx Radio Station is a broadcast facility located in central Evanston. The station has a multicultural bent, selling…More its airtime to diverse ethnic groups. The station has been in operation for more than 34 years, but has kept itself current with the times: It has both an iPhone and an iPad app. The station's call letters are WCGO and its frequency is 1590AM.
Freedom Publishing Company 2550 Crawford Ave, Evanston, IL60201 Freedom Publishing Company is an independent publisher in Evanston. With a focus on children's titles, how-to videos and…More political books, FPC has a diverse and growing library. Perhaps its most well-known title is "Benny Gets a Bully-Ache," which uses Chicago Bulls mascot Benny the Bull to show examples of positive conflict resolution.
The Great Lakes Protection Fund was founded in 1989 to oversee and protect the health of the Great Lakes. The…More Fund does this through awarding grant money to projects that also aim to accomplish this goal through diverse means. Nearly $58 million has come through the Fund and been poured into ventures that have improved the health of the Great Lakes.
The fund prides itself on transparency and offers a good deal of information on itself and its efforts on its website.
Northwestern University Transportation Center 600 Foster St, Evanston, IL60208 The Northwestern University Transportation Center is dedicated to the long-term improvement of travel systems. They…More study domestic and international systems for the movements of materials, people, energy and information. The center has been at work on transportation and transportation related issues since 1954 and the faculty is made up of a diverse group of departments from across the University. In addition to this department, Northwestern also boasts a Transportation Library, which holds the nation's largest specialty collection of transportation books, periodicals, and transportation agency publications.
Evanston Township High School is a large high school in central Evanston. The school places an emphasis on excellence…More and values diversity along racial, religious and cultural lines. ETHS believes that a major part of a child's education is parental involvement, and encourages parents to take advantage of the school's offer of parent-teacher conferences.
The high school prepares students in a wide variety of skills with a focus on the cooperative — a community garden tended by the students offers local vegetables grown just across the street.
Thrift House of the Junior League of Evanston-North Shore 920 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL60202 Since 1940, the Thrift House has been a fundraising source for the Junior League of Evanston-North Shore. The clothing…More store, which sells garments for men, women and children, serves the diverse community. Other items, such as shoes, electronics, accessories and books, are also available. Items can be donated if they're new or gently used. The Fitting Futures program at Thrift House provides free clothing and interview training to women preparing for job interviews.
Chicago Radio Engineers 1220 Grant St, Evanston, IL60201 Dr. Jim White and his team of 15 certified engineers offer radio services to the Chicago area. They deal with radio…More management, programming, and production. Their services include turnkey station design, studio construction, system integration, transmitter services and IT support. With a diverse staff, someone with the most appropriate expertise will be matched to each clients specific needs. Chicago Radio will also provide clients with equipment to save them time and 24-hour emergency repairs.
Fountain Square Park is in the middle of downtown Evanston. The space is dedicated to veterans and is characterized…More by the tranquil, blue fountains bubbling on different levels throughout the tiny space. A diverse group of local residents and Northwestern students eating ice cream seem to be in constant residence of the park.
On a hot day, nothing looks more inviting than these bright blue fountains.
King Lab Magnet School 2424 Lake St, Evanston, IL60201 A strong trend in education these days is found in the way schools lightly adopt aspects of the Montessori style.…More At King Lab (Martin Luther King Jr. Laboratory) Magnet School, that trend is on display as an emphasis is placed on adaptive, individual learning styles. A full commitment to teaching in a context that acknowledges and celebrates diverse cultures is evident as well. Principal Jeffrey Brown encourages transparency and communication, inviting parents of students, both current and prospective, to contact him and have a conversation about the education available at King Lab.
The Open Studio Project 901 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL60202 The Open Studio Project is a non-profit arts and social service organization that provides stimulating visual arts and…More writing experiences to inspire personal growth, interpersonal understanding, and social change. Serving both the general public and the diverse community of underserved local residents, the Open Studio Project offers workshops, classes, and exhibitions as a form of open-to-the-public art therapy. Equality between facilitators and participants and no critiquing art work creates the welcoming environment that springboards participants into confronting challenges in their lives proving that, as their motto goes, art can change everything.
Foodstuffs 2106 Central St, Evanston, IL60201 With four locations along Chicago's Northshore, Foodstuffs has been providing the community with gourmet foods and…More services since 1979. A diverse range of shelf foods is sure to dazzle, but it is best known for scrumptious made-to-order salads and innovative custom-made sandwiches. Foodstuffs uses fresh, high-quality ingredients in unusually creative ways that set them apart from the others. With prepared foods ranging from freshly made appetizers, soups, sauces, entrees and pastries, as well as an assortment of fine cheese, chocolate and bread, Foodstuffs is sure to feed you well.