Riverside, IL– The Healthy Communities Foundation (HCF) announced today 69 grant awards totaling $4,187,000 in general operating support funds for organizations that serve its 27-zip code region located in the central-west portion of Cook County, Illinois. HCF received 144 grant applications during the past grant cycle application period. “Our 2018
With the new year, you may have set new goals and set forth a vision for the upcoming months. At HCF, we have done just that and are excited about the possibilities of 2019. Our President Maria Pesqueira reflects on how far the Foundation has come since last year and
The public charge rule change was published in the Federal Register by the Department of Homeland Security on October 10, 2018. This rule threatens the health and the well-being of our immigrant communities. Individuals and their families will be placed in an inconceivable position to choose between accessing necessary health
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Where you get your breast exam matters. Black and Latinx Chicago women are less likely to be referred to top-tier centers of excellence in breast cancer care. #health equity https://t.co/0MbwYoWjF8
Our food pantries and programs serve anyone in Cook County who needs help putting meals on the table. If you're a federal worker going without pay, find a location near you, and share this link: http://chicagosfoodbank.org/find-food
With the new year, you may have set new goals and set forth a vision for the upcoming months. At HCF, we have done just that and are excited about the possibilities of 2019. Our President Maria Pesqueira reflects on how far the Foundation has...
OPPORTUNITY: The Deacons and Community Care Ministry of Ebenezer Christian Reformed Church are sponsoring a Community Resource/Healthcare Fair on March 23rd from 10am-2pm in Berwyn. Event coordinators are looking to increase the awareness of community services and cultural activities that are available in Berwyn, Cicero, Oak Park and Chicago. Read for more information on how to participate: https://bit.ly/2VHFwOr