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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Special Olympics Athletes Celebrate Summer
Special Olympics Athletes Celebrate Summer

Special Olympics Chicago athletes from Envision Unlimited got to enjoy a beautiful day of fun at Marquette Park on Thursday, June 25th, with activity stations followed by lunch to kick off the summer of 2015. Attorneys from the law firm Franczek Radelet volunteered and set up the stations for th ... More

Recycled Goods for Art Display
Recycled Goods for Art Display

Envision Unlimited clients took part in Chicago’s newest art event over the weekend of June 6th and 7th – Remix Chicago – helping recycle and show off their amazing talent at the same time. The art festival is more than a way for aspiring artists to gather and share what they created, it’s also ... More

Job Placement Client Honored
Job Placement Client Honored

Envision Unlimited Job Placement client James D. is being honored for 20 years of employment, hard work and commitment to the same organization. James and his mother, Melanee, are flying from Chicago to Detroit, Michigan to attend the Little Caesar’s corporate service awards ceremony. They ... More

The Bloomingdale Trail in Envision’s Backyard
The Bloomingdale Trail in Envision's Backyard

On Saturday, June 6th, nearly 30 Envision Unlimited clients, staff members and friends celebrated in the opening of the Bloomingdale Trail, otherwise known as “The 606,” named after the first three numbers of the zip code shared by all Chicagoans. It has 12 access points, including ... More

Envision & Zero Landfill: New Partnership
Envision & Zero Landfill: New Partnership

May 25, 2015 – It’s an exciting week at Envision Unlimited, partnering for the first time with Zero Landfill Chicago, a volunteer-run organization that works to keep materials out of landfills, and in turn makes them available to local teachers and community artisans for free. This w ... More

New Program: Become a Host Family
New Program: Become a Host Family

Envision Unlimited has been serving adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities for more than 50 years and is proud to announce a new program to change the lives of clients and help these individuals become more independent. The Host Family Program allows clients to live in the commu ... More

Celebration of Client Achievements
Celebration of Client Achievements

Saturday, May 16th, Envision Unlimited held its Annual Celebration of Client Achievements where nearly three dozen clients were honored for their progress and hard work. More than 150 people, including Envision clients, friends and family, along with many proud staff and board members, gathered ... More

Brandy’s Big Day
Brandy's Big Day

In another few weeks, a young woman named Brandy, one of many with that beautiful name in Chicago, will cross a stage and graduate from one of the city’s public high schools with a 3.2 grade point average. This Brandy’s big day stands out. It was only one year ago she was only attend ... More

Envision’s New Endeavor
Envision's New Endeavor

This week Envision and Chicago Community Trust was excited to present its On the Table project. Envision is committed to finding a city-wide strategy for creative reuse of items used in its art programs. On the Table is also looking to integrate Envision clients into the community. Envision Un ... More

Thanks for Making the 2015 Small Victories Celebration a Success!
Thanks for Making the 2015 Small Victories Celebration a Success!

We want to thank all of you that were a part of making the 2015 Small Victories Celebration our biggest and best yet! This year’s event focused on the wonderful work being done by clients in the Arts and Horticulture Programs. Some of the clients were in attendance to presen ... 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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