Mission Statement

Envision Unlimited commits to provide persons with disabilities or other special needs quality services which promote choice, independence and community integration.

/ Client Services

A Place To Grow

Working together and growing healthy food for the surrounding southwest side community is the focus of the Frick Day Center Envision team. Through our urban gardening program our clients have the opportunity to care and harvest crops which then get sold at subsidized pricing to the families of the surrounding neighborhood. More

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Congratulations to the Envision Burners our Division 3 City Champs!
Congratulations to the Envision Burners our Division 3 City Champs!

Congratulations to the Envision Frick Center “Burners!” On Saturday, January 30th, Envision Unlimited’s Burners became the Area 3, Division 10 City Champs for a second year in a row, allowing us to compete once again for the State Championships. The Burners defeated The Eckha ... More

Want to Learn More about Becoming an Adult Foster Caregiver?
Want to Learn More about Becoming an Adult Foster Caregiver?

Learn more about becoming an Envision Unlimited Adult Foster Caregiver! When: Thursday, February 26, 2016 at 6:30pm Where: The Bethany Union Church in Beverly at 1750 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL  60643. Free parking will be available in the church parking lot directly across the street. To RSVP: C ... More

Foster Parent Information and Recruitment Event
Foster Parent Information and Recruitment Event

Bring a Friend! To Our Foster Parent Information & Recruitment Event! We’d Love For You & Your Friends to Join Us! * Please RSVP by Monday, February 15, 2016 * When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. Where: Envision’s Foster Care Center 1814 W. 103rd Street Chicago, IL 60643 RSVP ... More

Support the Envision Burners on Saturday, January 30th!
Support the Envision Burners on Saturday, January 30th!

Come out and support the Envision Burners as they defend their City/State Championships titles! The team will play two games on Saturday, January 30th at Quest Multisport on 2641 W. Harrison. The first game starts at 9:30am, with the second following at 12:00pm. The Burners will need to win both ... More

Save the Date! Envision Bright Futures Ball 2016
Save the Date! Envision Bright Futures Ball 2016

The Envision Bright Futures Ball 2016: Lighting the Way will take place on Saturday, April 9th from 6- 11:30pm Loews Chicago Hotel Dinner, auction dancing and other delights supporting Envision Unlimited’s work with Chicagoans with intellectual and developmental disabilities. More details ... More

Meet Ms. Brumfield: Foster Mom for 24 Years
Meet Ms. Brumfield: Foster Mom for 24 Years

  Alisa Brumfield is a foster mom who has been raising children with special needs since 1997, starting when she was only 18 years old. Today, at 42, she is soon to become the mother of six as she completes the adoption process for two more foster children. According to Adopt U.S. Kids, th ... More

Envision’s Parking Partner
Envision's Parking Partner

  Envision Unlimited has a new partner in supporting those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. ParkWhiz, the leading app that makes it easy to find and book parking from any device, is commissioning client artisans at Envision Arts Studio to create pieces for the recently exp ... More

Envision Accepts Donation on WGN
Envision Accepts Donation on WGN

Envision Unlimited CEO Mark McHugh, along with staff member Travis Noel and clients Mark and Scott, appeared on WGN Morning News to accept a minivan donated by the Bob Rohrman Auto Group. Chicago’s Very Own Helping Hand giveaway takes place four times a year for non-profit organizations. ... More

Volunteer Spotlight: Zernul R. Shackelford Jr. (“Z”)
Volunteer Spotlight: Zernul R. Shackelford Jr. (“Z”)

Many of Envision Unlimited’s most enthusiastic volunteers are family members of our clients. One such spark of light is Zernul R. Shackelford Jr., who goes by Z. For four years, Z has served on our Board of Directors, tirelessly advocating for clients like his brother Toussaunt, a 10-year ... More

Z Alston: 45 Years
Z Alston: 45 Years

It’s hard to beat the smile of Z Alston. She only goes by that name and as a 45 year veteran of Envision who enjoys her work, is positive and hard-working, it’s easy to understand why everyone knows that “Z” is much more than a letter. As a Direct Support Person and Training Counselor, she is t ... More

/ Business Services

Competitive Edge

For nearly 40 years the Chicago Weaving Corporation has produced the highest quality tablecloths, place mats and table runners. Not long ago the company’s business was in jeopardy as overseas competition gained market share through cheaper labor and raw material costs. Today, by teaming up with Envision’s competitive labor structure the Chicago Weaving Corporation has been able to take back its top spot in the market. More

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