Public Service Spotlight
Join The Drive at the Walk to End Alzheimer's
Saturday September 20, 2014 - Sunday September 28, 2014
Across the nation people are stepping up for their mothers, fathers, husbands, wives, partners, sisters and brothers. They're leading the way and walking to end Alzheimer's disease, the 6th leading cause of death in the nation. Together we can reclaim the future. Join The Drive at the Walk to End Alzheimer's North Shore at Gallery Park in Glenview on Saturday, Sept. 20th or at the Chicago Walk at Montrose Harbor on Sunday, Sept. 28th. Register now, or find another location near you by CLICKING HERE
Where: Gallery Park & Montrose Harbor
Location: Cook County North
Raise a glass & join The Drive for brats, music, family fun and more at St. Alphonsus' Annual Oktoberfest. This traditional German celebration is happening Friday, Sept 26 - Sunday, Sept. 28th at St. Alphonsus Church, at Southport and Lincoln in Chicago. Complete with a craft beer night on Friday! For information, CLICK HERE.
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| || ILLINOIS MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH COALITION |
| ||Recognizing that healthy infants, children, mothers and families constitute the basis of our society, IMCHC is dedicated to promoting and improving their health and well-being through advocacy, education, community empowerment and policy development. The activities of the Coalition address and support the fundamental principles of equity, social justice and fair access to care -- the basic rights of all human beings. The Coalition\'s main objectives are directed to overcome critical barriers, such as poverty and racism, that prevent achievement of maternal and child wellness. |
| || ILLINOIS SOCIETY FOR PREVENTION OF BLINDNESS |
| ||The ISPB was founded to prevent the tragedy of needless blindness. Dedicated to the care, protection, and preservation of sight, ISPB programs stress education and information. |
| || ILLINOIS SPECIAL OLYMPICS |
| ||Special Olympics provides year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with mental retardation and closely related developmental disabilities by giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
| || Inspiration Corp. |
| ||Provides supportive programming to help homeless men and women exit homelessness with dignity and respect. 773-878-0981
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