The Mural Building: Susan G. Komen Chicago

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Our current mural celebrates the strength and support of Susan G. Komen Chicago in the fight against breast cancer. As our city’s chapter of this iconic organization, the nonprofit encompasses all facets of cancer care including scientific research, community support, preventative screenings, and patient-centered healing. In our mural, we used Susan G. Komen and breast

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The Mural Building: Urban Initiatives

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At Wintrust, we’re committed to this area. That’s why we’re proud to support local charities like Urban Initiatives that empower our kids to learn, grow, and explore. Through structured academic, health, and leadership programs, Urban Initiatives provides Chicago’s youth with opportunities to succeed. From sports and recess programs, to college mentorship and professional development workshops,

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The Mural Building: March of Dimes

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When Wintrust took over the lease on the iconic Mural Building along the Kennedy Expressway in 2013, the goal was to feature local non-profits, community groups and events that are improving the greater Chicago community. There’s been artwork inspired by The Great Chicago Fire Hydrants project, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana,

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The Mural Building: American Writers Museum

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Our current mural celebrates a new cultural addition to Chicago and the first of its kind in the nation: the American Writers Museum. A place to learn about the rich history of American authors, the museum highlights all genres, subjects and styles of writing from every region of the U.S. In our mural, we used

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The Mural Building: Bernie’s Book Bank

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Our current mural celebrates the importance of literacy—especially financial literacy—and highlights a great local organization working to encourage reading and education: Bernie’s Book Bank.  Bernie’s Book Bank facilitates the collection, processing and redistribution of new and gently used children’s books to increase book ownership among at-risk infants, toddlers and school-age children throughout Chicagoland. The organization

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