Collective Impact

Collective Impact brings together a group of people and organizations, in a structured way, to achieve social change. Participants come together to collectively define a problem and then work side-by-side to create a shared vision for change. This powerful initiative has proven successful in tackling a wide range of issues all around the world.

What We Do

Neighborhood Heroes is a registered community-focused, 501C3 nonprofit organization founded by Music Artist, Lil Durk. Our mission is to empower and collaborate with everyday Heroes who are taking the lead to make positive change in the lives of those within under-resourced neighborhoods across the nation.

Neighborhood Heroes believe that collaboration is not about an option to choose, but necessity to strengthen the efficiencies and effectiveness of tackling pressing issues and generate a better impact for a better world. We understand that collaboration and strategic partnership is fundamental to improving outcomes.

Our Mission

To empower and collaborate with everyday Heroes who are taking the lead to make a positive difference in the lives of those within under-resourced neighborhoods.

Our Vision

Shaping the future by helping individuals and organizations work together to accomplish common goals that support the overall health, vitality and inclusivity of the place they call “home.”


Create equitable economic opportunites

We believe it is our responsibility to fight to ensure that communities all across the nation have access to a level economic playing field. We are committed to providing opportunities and delivering measurable, transformative impact.

Lead through collaborations

We believe that true leaders work with, and through, others to create impact. We are passionate about learning and strive to be courageous, yet humble, thought leaders.

Transform through innovation

We believe in taking risks, being open to the unexpected and demonstrating unwavering commitment to solving problems that affect the communities we serve. We develop and deliver creative solutions that transform the system from the inside-out to improve lives, communities, our work and our industry.

Excel in all we do

We believe that we should be uncompromising in our pursuit of excellence. We have high standards and will accept nothing less than striving to be the best we can be.

Act with integrity

We believe in holding each other to the highest moral and ethical standards, not compromising truth. We will authentically treat everyone with respect and embrace diversity in our organization and the communities we serve.

OUR leadership Team

Lil Durk


Kevin W. Freeman

Executive Director

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155 North Michigan Avenue • Suite 9019
Chicago, Illinois 60601

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