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Slaughter Calls for Economic Recovery Plan for the Black Community

Slaughter Calls for Economic Recovery Plan for the Black Community

CHICAGO – To help Illinois’ Black communities recover from damages inflicted by looting and widespread violence in the wake of the death of George Floyd, state Rep. Justin Slaughter, D-Chicago, is calling on both the Illinois General Assembly and U. S. Congress to create a plan that will invest in these communities.

Yingling Highlights “Help Illinois Families” Program

Yingling Highlights “Help Illinois Families” Program

ROUND LAKE BEACH, Ill. – With the COVID-19 pandemic putting many residents in dangerous financial situations, state Rep. Sam Yingling, D-Grayslake, is encouraging residents to apply for aid through the new “Help Illinois Families” program.

Tarver Promotes COVID-19 Virtual Care Programs

Tarver Promotes COVID-19 Virtual Care Programs

CHICAGO – State Rep. Curtis J. Tarver II, D-Chicago is highlighting the new Remote Patient Monitoring Program to allow sick residents affected by COVID-19 to receive daily health care service through the new Illinois Virtual Care Program.

Stuart Highlights New Grant Opportunities for Small Businesses

Stuart Highlights New Grant Opportunities for Small Businesses

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, is encouraging local business owners impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic to apply for the new Business Interuption Grant (BIG) available through the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO).

Conroy Urges Business Owners to Apply for New Funding Opportunity

Conroy Urges Business Owners to Apply for New Funding Opportunity

VILLA PARK, Ill. – State Rep. Deb Conroy, D-Villa Park, urges businesses that suffered financially as a result of COVID-19 to apply for Business Interruption Grant funding through the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity by 5 pm on Tuesday, July 7.

Yednock Encourages Businesses to Apply for New Grant Funding

Yednock Encourages Businesses to Apply for New Grant Funding

OTTAWA, IL – State Rep. Lance Yednock, D-Ottawa, is bringing attention to new Business Interruption Grant funding to help local businesses economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, July 7 at 5 p.m. “The new Business...

Kifowit Announces July “Coffee with Kifowit” Schedule

Kifowit Announces July “Coffee with Kifowit” Schedule

AURORA, Ill. – Keeping up with her efforts to continue to be accessible and open during the COVID-19 pandemic, state Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, will continue her virtual “Coffee with Kifowit” events throughout the month of July each Monday at 9 a.m. on her Facebook page @ILDistrct84

Mason Highlights PTSD Awareness Month

Mason Highlights PTSD Awareness Month

GURNEE, Ill. – In recognition of PTSD Awareness Month, state Rep. Joyce Mason, D-Gurnee, is advocating for greater post-traumatic stress disorder resources and awareness.