Unity Chicago Forum
Design Strategy Identify Targets/Options Include Political contacts: Aldermen Include local Community Groups/Chambers of Commerce Include Community Service Agencies
To be developed with Senior Minister
Through bi-weekly workshops, classes, and large-scale events: Provide an educational forum to teach Unity principles Deepen community involvement Increase attendance at Sunday services, workshops, classes and events Attract new Unity in Chicago attendees and potential new members Generate more revenue for Unity in Chicago
Inform congregants of benefits and requirements of Unity Chicago membership To work with Minister to ensure regular presentation of membership class Alert current members of membership status Communicate requirements for BOT consideration Monitor BOT meeting attendance and committee involvement to ensure compliance with requirements Maintain membership list
Promotion of Events and Programs Co-ordinate with Church Calendar Social Media Web-Site E-Blast 40th Ward Newsletter
Posting of Monthly Operating Financials Identify, vet and present to BOT an investment strategy for proceeds Continuously update use of sale proceeds Vet all outside professionals related to Unity Chicago 2020 – brokers, land planners, developers, contractors Work with Vision Committee to create a “Business/Financial Model” for Unity 2020
Translate new Vision into a detailed description of a facility Identify location parameters Search/identify future facility options – buy existing / buy and remodel / buy land and build / lease/ sale/leaseback Coordinate efforts with various Aldermen and take advantage of any and all property availabilities, potential government investments, etc.