Reflecting on Pastor Ron Taylor

Pastor Ron worked diligently as a faithful servant and a compassionate community leader, always uplifting those around him. At UCCRO, he dedicated himself issues such as criminal justice and immigration reform advocacy, and worked relentlessly to connect communities across racial and religious lines. Pastor Ron was a passionate organizer and ingenious leader, but most of all he was a friend. Read More

Newest Board Member: Katie Marciniak

IMAN’s Board of Directors voted in its newest member, Katie Marciniak, during the January meeting. Katie, a local community member and recent graduate of Gage Park High School, is no stranger to IMAN and has emerged as a dynamic youth leader and organizer during her several years with the organization. Read More

MLK Day of Action 2018

This MLK Day, dozens of leaders took to Marquette Park’s streets to strengthen their relationships with local residents and build new bonds with neighbors not yet connected to IMAN’s work. Read More

Grassroots Power Hour | Every Tuesday at 5:30 pm

Join us for the final Grassroots Power Hours of 2017, as residents and leaders gather to organize around critical issues including criminal justice reform and food justice. Each session starts with a free community dinner at 5:30 pm. Be there this Tuesday! Learn More


IMAN is a community organization that fosters health, wellness and healing in the inner-city by organizing for social change, cultivating the arts and operating a holistic health center. Learn more about IMAN