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Palatine Chamber Seeks Students for Young Entrepreneurs Academy ( YEA!)

Source:  Palatine Chamber of Commerce News We hope that local business is alive and booming in our city! At the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) we are gearing up to teach middle and high school students the ropes when it comes to starting and running their very own legal and real businesses. We are in the […]

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CEDA Northwest Changes Name to Northwest Compass Inc.

  Source:  Northwest Compass Inc. Press Release CEDA Northwest has changed their name to NORTHWEST COMPASS, INC. Our mission is still the same: to enhance our community by providing emergency services, education, and empowerment which foster personal responsibility for those who are vulnerable or in crisis in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago. Our organization is ready to assist […]

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Illinois Conference on Volunteer Administration Thursday August 14th

The Illinois Conference on Volunteer Administration (ICOVA) provides valuable networking opportunities for volunteer management professionals. The ICOVA Conference promotes innovative and dynamic thought by presenting quality professional development opportunities focusing on the future of volunteer administration, including the role of technology and its impact, and strategic approaches to issues facing our society. Thursday, August 14th is […]

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In honor of Disney’s Summer of Service campaign and YSA’s Summer of Service Awards, Good Morning America is showcasing nonprofit organizations all this week. On Thursday morning, GMA celebrated young volunteers with the Boys and Girls Club of America, a longtime YSA partner and winner of YSA’s 2013 Harris Wofford Award. Youth from BGCA joined […]

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Is Your Mission Strong Enough?

By Jim Stoynoff Recently I had the privilege of being on the panel which reviews applications for the Alford-Axelson Award for Nonprofit Managerial Excellence. Each year the Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management presents two Alford-Axelson Awards to nonprofit organizations, which correspond to the nonprofit’s annual budget size (large/small respectively). The purpose of the award program is to honor […]

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Veteran Hiring Expo- August 6th

“The Keeling Family Foundation-VetTech.US, Support All Veterans Equally, Illinois Department of Employment Security, 85th Support Command, Pritzker Military Museum & Library and HandsOn Suburban Chicago are collaborating to host the Veteran Hiring Expo: Welcome Home to Careers & Resources on August 6th from 10 A.M. – 3 P.M. @ the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL. […]

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More Than 100 Countries Worldwide to Join South Africa this Friday in its Commemoration of Nelson Mandela International Day

This year will mark the first time the day has been celebrated without the liberation struggle icon. It is the fifth year since the United Nations in 2009 declared July 18 – the former president’s birthday – an international day aimed at “bringing people together to fight poverty and promote peace and reconciliation”. Nelson Mandela […]

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Nominations Needed for Heart of the Community Awards in Buffalo Grove

The Buffalo Grove Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce will recognize outstanding residents and members of the Buffalo Grove and Lincolnshire communities at the Heart of The Community Awards Celebration Gala on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Arboretum C… Like this:Like Loading…

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