We are Queer, Latinx, Fem, DACA,
Founder & Executive Director
Antonio is a first-gen Queer organizer born, raised and living in Gage Park where he enjoys building community, creating art and spending time with his family.
Founder & Family Outreach Director
Samantha is a first-gen, queer femme who enjoys reading, watering her plants, nature walks, and being in comunidad.
Founder & Youth Program Director
Katia is a first-gen DACA recipient who enjoys grounding in nature, storytelling and sharing space with communities.
Eco-Coordinator for Reclaiming Our Roots
Alberto is a Chichimeca Native born in so-called Chicago. Alberto loves playing in the soil and late-night swims in Lake Michigan.
Mario is a first-gen, DACA, artist/muralist who enjoys various art forms and the general experience of life.
Eduardo is a photographer who enjoys documenting his experiences through his photographs, listening to music, and exploring the world with his camera.
Emilio is a filmmaker for GPLXC and is currently filming an ongoing docu-series named Fragments of Gage.
Diego oversees El Mercadito. During his free time Diego enjoys spending time with nature.
Mutual Aid Intern
Josémanuel is a visual artist & painter. Some of their interest interests include environmental justice, prison abolition, public art, urban gardening, and astronomy.