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Please welcome the eighteen members who took the pledge on Friday September 13, 2013 to serve America and "Get Things Done for America" through AmeriCorps! These eighteen individuals will participate in 10.5 month course of learning, growing, and sharing experiences that cannot be experienced anywhere else. They all begin as strangers and end as friends with a lifelong commitment to service.
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Our phenomenal Program Director, Karen Berg, is leaving the CHC to receive a Master's Degree in Higher Education. We are so proud of her, but sad to see her go.
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Violence is a topic that is very personal to me, and was common in the neighborhoods where I grew up. There is a familiar notion around the city that when the temperature rises, so does the gun violence. However, violence prevention is one of Healthy Chicago’s, a new city-wide initiative, top priorities. Its purpose is to engage the city in practical, goal-driven actions to result in a transformation of the health status of the city, essentially making Chicago the healthiest city in the nation. Read more of Melissa's post...
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