Public Service Spotlight
Goodwill Makes Halloween Shopping Easy
Wednesday October 01, 2014 - Friday October 31, 2014
Getting everything you need this Halloween doesn't need to be scary! Goodwill has a great selection of costumes and décor, at great low prices! And don't forget; the funds from every item you purchase from Goodwill helps provide training, support and employment services for people, right in your community, with disabilities and disadvantages. Now that's 'AMAZING!' Visit AmazingGoodwill.com. (CLICK HERE).
Put on your Halloween costume and take part in the 'Halloween Hustle' 5 K Fun Run and Walk, supporting the work of Fathers Helping Fathers. Join The Drive in historic downtown Palatine, on Eric Drive just north of Colfax on Saturday morning, October 25th - and stick around for a festive after-race party at Durty Nellie's Pub. 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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