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Rep. Hernandez to Host Su Estado a Su Alcance Community Resource Fair

Rep. Hernandez to Host College Financial Aid Workshop

CICERO, Ill. — State Rep. Elizabeth “Lisa” Hernandez, D-Cicero, in partnership with the Illinois Student Assistance Commission, is offering a free FAFSA Completion Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cicero Community Center at 2250 S. 49th Ave. in Cicero.

Rep. Delgado Encourages Community to Apply for ‘Cook County Promise’

Rep. Delgado to Host ‘Domestic Violence Walk and Rally’

CHICAGO – State Rep. Eva-Dina Delgado, D-Chicago, is hosting a Domestic Violence Walk and Rally at the 25th District Chicago Police Station at 5555 W. Grand Ave. on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.. The event is co-hosted by the 25th District, Aldermen Gilbert Villegas, Ariel Reboyras and Felix Cardona.

Gordon-Booth Teams Up with Area Schools to Encourage Reading

Gordon-Booth Teams Up with Area Schools to Encourage Reading

PEORIA, Ill. – Area students who choose to read eight additional books on their own this fall semester will be in line to receive a free treat courtesy of state Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth, D-Peoria, as part of her Fall Book Club initiative “Get Booked Up with Rep. JGB.”

Avelar Announces Policy Learning Opportunity for Young Women

Avelar Announces Policy Learning Opportunity for Young Women

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. — In continuation of her support for women’s rights and gender equality, state Rep. Dagmara Avelar, D-Bolingbrook, is encouraging all nonbinary and female-identifying young people in Illinois to apply for the Illinois Council on Women and Girls’ Girls Committee.

Ford Files Resolution Urging Auditor General to Review CPS

Ford Files Resolution Urging Auditor General to Review CPS

CHICAGO – Concerned that not all students are receiving the quality education they deserve, state Rep. La Shawn K. Ford, D-Chicago, has introduced legislation calling for an audit of Chicago Public Schools (CPS), focused on students who have not returned since the resumption of in-person learning, the effects of CPS’ 2013 mass closures targeting historically underserved communities, and equity in CPS’ distribution of state funds.

Mason Heralds Policymaking Opportunity for Girls

Mason Heralds Policymaking Opportunity for Girls

GURNEE, Ill. – State Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, is sharing the news that the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Illinois Council on Women and Girls are seeking applications from female-identifying and nonbinary high-school students to join the Council’s Girls’ Committee.

Stava-Murray Promotes Girls’ Involvement in Policy

Stava-Murray Promotes Girls’ Involvement in Policy

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – State Rep. Anne Stava-Murray, D-Downers Grove, is sharing the news that the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) and the Illinois Council on Women and Girls are seeking applications from female-identifying and nonbinary high-school students to join the Council’s Girls’ Committee.