Awards

La Casa Norte (LCN) has rapidly grown over the past ten years to meet the increasing needs of people living in poverty and confronting homelessness throughout Chicago.

Sol Flores, Executive Director, accepts the Bank of America Neighborhood Builders Award on behalf of La Casa Norte

Year Award
2015 Co-founder Keith Decker receives the 2015 UNICEF Chicago Humanitarian Award
2013 Marshall Memorial Fellowship-Sol Flores representing La Casa Norte
2012 La Casa Norte receives Bank of America Neighborhood Builders Award
2012 Chicago Latino Network names Sol Flores – Latina Professional of the Year
2012 White House Champion of Change Award for Sol Flores and La Casa Norte’s work with homeless youth
2012 Sol Flores appointed to the Low Income Housing Trust Fund Board by Mayor Emanuel
2012 Sol Flores receives the LISC Chicago Neighborhood Development Private Bank Norm Bobins Leadership Award
2011 La Casa Norte’s Northwest Food Partners Network (NFPN) wins Network Partner of the year by the Greater Chicago Food Depository
2011 Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness – La Casa Norte receives highest scoring Transitional Housing Evaluation for Solid Ground Supportive Housing Program
2011 Sol Flores selected as a Leadership Greater Chicago Fellow
2011 Daniel Paquini-Salazar awarded NFPN “Field Supervisor of the Year” from Congressional Hunger Center
2010 Sol Flores selected nationwide to participate in the National Hispana Leadership Institute
2010 Chicago Community Trust Emerging Leaders fellowship awarded to Sol Flores
2010 Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness – La Casa Norte receives highest scoring Transitional Housing Evaluation for Solid Ground Supportive Housing Program
2008 La Casa Norte receives Fannie Mae Maxwell Award of Excellence for the Solid Ground Supportive Housing Program
2008 La Casa Norte receives Richard H. Driehaus Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design for Solid Ground
2008 Sol Flores is selected as AFLAC Hispanic Business Person of the Year for Impact & Civic Responsibility
2006 Sol Flores is awarded Chicago Mayor Daley’s Inaugural Ruby Slipper Award for leadership and advocacy

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