Become The Change You Wish To See In The World.

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How to help

GPCC needs your support to make an impact in the streets of Chicago. You can start by attending our monthly meetings held at Gathering Point Community Council, 9050 S. Ashland Ave, Chicago.,IL. 60620. To learn more about ways you can support GPCC, please reach out to us by phone at 773-260-0260. 

GPCC Mission & Vision

We provide relevant networking, services and information to communities. Our vision to be the number one resource for community safety. 


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Who We Are

Gathering Point a 501 c (3) non for profit organization was established in 1998 as a mentoring organization for at risk youth. In time Gathering Point has evolved to become Gathering Point Community Council, an organization dedicated to restoring values in at risk communities through the philosophy of for the people, by the people.




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The 2020 Census counts every person living in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories.

The count is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, a nonpartisan government agency. The 2020 Census counts the population in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories (Puerto Rico, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, and the U.S. Virgin Islands). Each home will receive an invitation to respond to a short questionnaire—online, by phone, or by mail.

Counting on Our Community CONTEST

Community Watch has enhanced public safety by creating community-based partnerships to fight crime and improve the quality of Community life. In a continuing effort to promote professionalism in law enforcement and to build positive police/community relations, the Gathering Point Community Council, is producing and distributing Community Watch Toolkits to law communities across the nation. 


This training is designed to build the capacity of Community Watch groups assigned to work with community members by providing specific instruction on each of the courses presented in the Community Watch Toolkit. 


This course will increase participants’ skill levels by teaching them the proper utilization of the tools and the most effective methods of maximizing the course’s value for themselves and their communities.


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9050 S. Ashland, Chicago, IL 60620