Our members are engaged with community leaders and fight for opportunities for the safe access to legal cannabis.
Our members are abreast of local & federal measures and pending bills. We connect directly with lawmakers and are helping to shape discussions about cannabis rights.
Our members are immersed in and make strong connections in both the business and health & wellness communities.
Our members routinely host formal and informal education sessions for patients, job seekers, and entrepreneurs in the communities where there is a need.
Marijuana has been used to disproportionately harm People of Color for decades through the War on Drugs and similar anti-working class programs. Chicago NORML is actively working to reverse the harm this malpractice has done in our communities.
Chicago NORML believes in empowering our communities through a fierce yet methodical approach and positively changing the culture of perception surrounding the legalization of Marijuana.
Chicago NORML believes in developing occupational standards, quality learning, and professional development for diverse groups.