We believe it is important for people engaged with and impacted by the justice system to know their rights. That is why Safer Foundation, in partnership with the Women’s Justice Institute (WJI), is conducting a series of webinars to help people who are incarcerated and people with arrest and conviction records know their rights, know […]
The Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation, in conjunction with the Tri-County Urban League, cordially invites you to our upcoming small business development seminar. The seminar is scheduled for Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Tri-County Urban League headquarters (317 N. MacArthur Hwy). This event is the third in a […]
Upcoming Events — Road Scholars: Not Quite Asian: Americans and the “Other” in the Era of the Pandemic and the UprisingJune 2, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. CTOak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301https://www.ilhumanities.org/events/not-quite-asian-americans-and-the-other-in-the-era-of-the-pandemic-and-the-uprising-5/ Road Scholars: Black Hawk’s View of Illinois HistoryJune 11, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CTColonel Davenport Historical House, Davenport […]
Road Scholars Applications Open — We will begin accepting applications for the next two-year (2023-2024) Road Scholars roster on June 6, 2022. Our Road Scholars Speakers Bureau roster features speakers hailing from many different communities across Illinois who offer presentations on topics in history, archaeology, philosophy, literature, theater, film, music, politics, and other subjects that […]
Apply Now for Odyssey Project: Free College Credit-Earning Humanities Courses — Are you or someone you know interested in taking courses in history, literature, writing, and more? The Odyssey Project is our free college credit-earning humanities program for income-eligible adults in the Chicagoland area. The deadline to apply is June 15th. Apply now at ilhumanities.org/odyssey.
We are excited to share with you that, of the $12 million in grants announced, $11 million will be made available to organizations serving the suburban Cook County, through a Request for Proposals (RFP), led by the Cook County Department of Public Health. Eligible activities include: · COVID-19 education, prevention and treatment · Chronic disease […]