Austin Coming TOgether

Austin Coming Together is a collective impact organization in Austin, a westside community in Chicago.

About

Austin Coming Together is a collective impact organization in Austin, a westside community in Chicago.  ACT envisions a thriving Austin community whose actions are driven by the core values of unity, commitment, transparency, collaboration, and action. ACT’s mission is to increase the collective impact of its member organizations on education and economic development outcomes in Austin. The role of ACT is to function as the backbone agency for collective impact—guiding a collective vision and strategy for Austin, aligning activities of our members to ensure they are mutually reinforcing, establishing shared outcomes and measuring the impact of our members, and facilitating continuous communication with the broader community to build public will, advance policy priorities, and mobilize resources. 

Services

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Incubator

Economic and Site Development

  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance

Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Grant Funding

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling

Networking and Associations

  • Geographically Based
  • Industry Specific

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Board Development
  • Funds Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Technical Services

Space

  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Office Space
Primary ContactAlicia Plomin-Spitler
Address5049 W Harrison St
Chicago, IL 60644
Phone(708) 627-0570