BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS. CREATING FUTURES.
Advancing sustainable development anchored in manufacturing.
The pandemic has moved our programs online, but we are finding creative ways to make it work. Your donation puts tools in the hands of our participants so they can continue learning at home. Learn more about M-Pak.
Re/Cast is a new 501c3 co-founded by Manufacturing Renaissance which seeks to retain manufacturing companies in Chicagoland and diversify ownership.
Manufacturing Renaissance is a Chicago-based nonprofit organization, founded in 1982 in effort to address the wide scale loss of jobs and its impact on communities.
Today, our Mission is to advance sustainable development anchored in manufacturing.
MR’s strategic approach is guided by a comprehensive understanding of sustainable development, as defined by the United Nations, and grounded in experience over the last 35 years.
We are guided by these values:
Innovation in wealth creation
Respect for workers, communities and the environment
NIMS industry credentials earned by participants
Work-experiences facilitated for youth and young adults
Raised for advanced manufacturing training in Chicago
Manufacturing employer partners
For general information contact Erica Staley, Executive Director, 773-278-5418 ext 20 or email
Are you between 14-18 and interested in learning more about careers in manufacturing? Contact Leslye Long, Asst. Program Director, 773-278-5418 ext 30 or email
Are you between 18-29 and interested in learning more about how to start a career in manufacturing? Contact Torres Hughes, YMA Coordinator, at 773-278-5418 ext 30 or email
Chicago, IL 60647
773-278-5418 ext 20