The Renaissance Collaborative, Inc

26 year old non-profit supportive service agency with a self sufficient focus. The agency was sponsored by four historic and ecumenical churches in Bronzeville in 1992.


The Renaissance Collaborative, was sponsored in 1992 by four ecumenical churches in Bronzeville to end of cycle of homelessness and poverty-one individual at a time; and believe all individuals have value, and can therefore better help themselves, their families and their communities when provided with access to the support systems and resources they need.

TRC's mission is to promote self-sufficiency through social impacts while utilizing an innovate and comprehensive network of supportive services to include providing permanent supportive housing for chronic homeless, workforce employment aligned with on the job training and placement, and life skills activities that incorporate a holistic approach to include health and fitness.  We are welcoming and accepting of all people regardless of age, race, religion, color sex, national origin or sexual orientation


Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Grant Funding

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Apprenticeship
  • Workforce Training

Networking and Associations

  • Geographically Based

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Accounting
  • Organizational Audits

Operations and Logistics

  • Health and Safety Training


  • Commercial Kitchen Facilities
  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Office Space


  • Home-Based Business Training
Primary ContactPatricia Abrams
Address3757 South Wabash Avenue
Chicago, IL 60653
Phone(773) 924-9270 x240