Vincent Davis, left, who has always lived in the Cabrini-Green housing complex, hopes to become the next president of the Cabrini-Green Local Advisory Council. He stands with his best friend James Fitch, who also grew up in Cabrini-Green.

Living up to a legacy of activism

Vincent Davis, who has lived in the Cabrini-Green housing complex his entire life, is following in the footsteps of his late mother, Lillian Davis Swope, by becoming a housing activist.