• Friends of Lakeview

    Friends of Lakeview is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and partner of the Lakeview Chamber and SSA 27.


    Friends of Lakeview envisions Lakeview as Chicago’s most sought after neighborhood.


    Friends of Lakeview’s mission is to support a vibrant local economy and high quality of life for the benefit of businesses and residents in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood by improving and enhancing public streets and spaces, creating memorable experiences, and promoting the neighborhood.

    Program Areas

    • Community Events: Low-Line Farmers Market, Taco Fest, Trick or Treat on Southport
    • Public Space Enhancements: the Low-Line Vision, Adopt-a-Tree program
    • Planning & Advocacy