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Franciscan Outreach Launches New Brand Identity

Franciscan Outreach Rolls Out New Brand Identity After a year-long brand-building process, Franciscan Outreach is rolling out a new brand identity. Throughout 2018, Franciscan Outreach’s development department teamed up with Neiger Design & Marketing to conduct extensive brand research, including interviews with key stakeholders, a brand survey, and workshops with board members and staff. The…

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Study Identifies Barriers to Housing for Long-Term Shelter Stayers

Study Identifies Barriers to Housing for Long-Term Shelter Stayers Franciscan Outreach serves more than 7,600 of our city’s most vulnerable residents throughout the year. Through daily interactions with guests at our five service sites across Chicago, we noticed a growing trend of people staying at our two largest shelters for extensive periods of time. In…

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Franciscan Outreach Sells Property & Moves to Pilsen

Franciscan Outreach Sells Property & Moves to Pilsen In 2018, we announced that the Franciscan Outreach Board of Directors made a strategic decision to sell the organization’s property at 1645 W. LeMoyne, known as the Marquard Center. Over the years, Wicker Park has become increasingly gentrified. As a result, the number of guests served at…

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