Making Communities Stronger: One Life, One Home, One Project at a Time
Economic Growth Corporation (GROWTH) is a501(c)3 community-based development organization dedicated to enhancing the overall image and economic vitality of underserved communities. GROWTH is regarded as a national leader in developing innovative housing opportunities and commercial developments by facilitating community partnerships. Our community-driven efforts consistently provide housing that is affordable, create and retain jobs through our various business initiatives, support and revitalize neighborhoods, and strengthen the community fabric in ways that sustains and promotes long-term viable economic success.
Through the Illinois Homeowner Assistance Fund (ILHAF) program, we serve people who are behind on their mortgage or at risk of foreclosure.
ILHAF provides up to $60,000 in mortgage assistance to eligible homeowners — paid directly to the servicer, taxing body or other approved entity.
If you need immediate assistance with housing expenses due to a pending foreclosure, or assistance completing an application, please contact Economic Growth Corporation and schedule an appointment with one of our HUD-certified housing counselors by calling (309) 788-6311.