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The dedicated leaders of the Chicago Westside Branch NAACP are always on the move to make positive changes in the community. Below is just a few of our accomplishments.

 

• Received an award for voter registration

 

• Hosted a "Law Day"

 

• Sponsored "Know Your Rights" Seminar

 

• Gold and Silver Winners at National ACT-SO Competition

 

• Hosted Job and Resource Fairs

 

• Hosted Property Tax Seminars

 

• Conducted food and clothing drives for Hurricane Katrina

victims

 

• Provided financial relief for Hurricane Katrina victims

 

• Participated in the “Voting Rights Act” demonstration in

Atlanta, GA

 

• WOW Initiative (With Ownership, Wealth) Fiscal agent for this

program designed by the CBCF to assist one million African

Americans become homeowners by 2005

 

• Testified at hearing against reducing Medicare funding at

Loyola Medical Center

 

• Co-sponsored HIV/AIDS Awareness event with Loretto

Hospital

 

• Co-sponsored Diabetes Fair with CVS, Rush-St. Luke’s

Presbyterian Medical Center, Trinity United Church and

National Diabetes Association for two years

 

• Participated in University of Chicago’s Mental Health Stigma

Project by assisting in the selection of several study groups

 

• Co-sponsored Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar in

conjunction with the  Cook County Department of Public

Health

Are you looking for an apartment?

Apartments can be located through an online search using www.chicagoreader.com, the Chicago Department of Housing, as well as local Chicago and Chicago suburb newspapers. All questions regarding the apartments should be directed towards the individual companies. The Chicago Westside Branch NAACP does NOT have individual contacts at any of these organizations.

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Are you looking for employment?

Jobs are located through an online search using www.chicagoreader.com, www.careerbuilder.com, www.craigslist.com, as well as local Chicago and Chicago suburb newspapers. Job fairs can be found online http://www.chicagojobresource.com/jobfairs.htm  All questions regarding the jobs below should be directed towards the individual companies. The Chicago Westside Branch does NOT have individual contacts at any of these companies.

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Chicago Westside Branch NAACP * 5820 W Chicago Ave* Chicago, IL * 60651
Phone: (773)261-5890