Welcoming Week September 13-22

Welcoming Week celebrates the growing movement of inclusive communities that fully embrace New Americans and their contributions to the social fabric of our country. Created by YMCA of the USA's national partner Welcoming America, Welcoming Week brings together immigrants and U.S.-born residents to promote cross-cultural understanding and raise awareness of the benefits of welcoming everyone. … Continue reading Welcoming Week September 13-22

United Way Day of Action Collection Drive for Local Shelters: July 26

From the United Way: http://www.uwayhelps.org/DayOfAction On July 26, 2019, United Way of Champaign County is rallying volunteers throughout the community for Day of Action, an annual event that mobilizes the caring power of volunteers to make a meaningful impact in more than 400 communities around the world. Here in Champaign County, we will be hosting … Continue reading United Way Day of Action Collection Drive for Local Shelters: July 26

Champaign County Community Coalition Monthly Meeting

Come to the next monthly meeting of the Champaign County Community Coalition on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm at the Holiday Inn, 101 Trade Center Drive, Champaign. The Champaign County Community Coalition (CCCC) is a System of Care Network that includes: local government; law enforcement; juvenile justice; behavioral health; education; child … Continue reading Champaign County Community Coalition Monthly Meeting

Champaign County Bailout Coalition Meeting

Join the next Champaign County Bailout Coalition meeting!  They'll meet on Monday July 1, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm at the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center, 202 S Broadway Ave, Urbana in the Main Room, in front of the mural. Children are welcome but unfortunately childcare can't be provided.Access: There is a ramp leading to the … Continue reading Champaign County Bailout Coalition Meeting

Forum on July 2: Safety Through Solidarity: Building a Hate-Free Community

Driving while black. People pulling off hijab. Being asked to prove citizenship for “looking Mexican.” Being told you must be rich because you’re Jewish. Hate looks different depending on who you are. We all want to feel safe and secure in our community, but if we don’t know how hate looks to groups other than … Continue reading Forum on July 2: Safety Through Solidarity: Building a Hate-Free Community

Champaign County Bailout Coalition Meeting

Join the group at the Independent Media Center for the next Champaign County Bailout Coalition meeting!  The meeting is on Monday, June 24, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm, at the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center, 202 S Broadway Ave. They'll meet in the Main Room, in front of the mural. Children are welcome but unfortunately childcare … Continue reading Champaign County Bailout Coalition Meeting