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I want to let you know that my Dad, Jack Barclay (416 N Grove), passed away on May 30th.
A Memorial Service will be held for him on July 8th, 11am, at the Woodside Bible Chapel, Chicago Ave & 1st Ave, Maywood.
Obituary for Jack Barclay
John (Jack) E. Barclay Jr., 89, a resident of Oak Park for over 80 years, died Tuesday, May 30, in his daughter’s home in Tempe, Arizona....
Jobs disappearing and crime have ravaged Chicago’s West Side. Lack of money is a key cause of the devastation.
By funding programs (like tutoring, sports, and providing meals), time exchanges offer a simple yet profound way to solve urgent problems and revitalize...
Watch the video to see a detailed description of how timebanking was used with remarkable results in a neighborhood where a Black gang and an Hispanic gang were at each other's throats. See 12-minute segment: 32:50 to 44:55.