Chicago Metro | Wisconsin | Indiana Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Wednesday - February 8

The latest local Chicago/Milwaukee/Indianapolis/Joliet/Madison area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

There are good reasons to landmark Madison's Filene House - Isthmus - #GoogleAlerts

If you are in the Anderson area and interested in learning more about serving your community during a disaster, be sure to sign up for the Zero to Hero event on Sunday Feb 11th.

We had a fantastic time helping facilitate the Huntington University FFA Leadership Summit! We were able to lead different activities and sit on a panel. Thank you to Huntington University for hosting this event!

Two hundred 4-H’ers had an amazing time at 4-H Day at the Statehouse today! We can’t wait to tell you all about it. For now, check out this summary from 2022!

⭐️THIS FRIDAY!⭐️On view will be a mural by the Chicago artist Langston Allston. Installed on the façade of the CAC, this work takes inspo from Jacob Lawrence's series of “Builder” paintings, as well as the murals of Diego Rivera 📸: A sneak peek 👀

If you couldn’t make it out tonight, you can watch the discussion here:

See you at the next program on Feb. 28! 👋

Wednesday, Feb. 8 is the registration deadline for upcoming Inclusive Leadership courses offered by @NU_ELOC.
📌 Self as Inclusive Leader:
📌 Managing Bias for Equitable Decision Making :

Rest easy Officer Jerving. Our condolences and prayers for healing to the family and teammates.

Later this month, the @hamburgballett
(a former Shakes 400 partner!) returns to the @HarrisTheater with a new ballet adaptation of Tennessee Williams’s iconic play “The Glass Menagerie,” February 23-25.

Don’t miss it! Visit

Happy 2-year work-iversary, Hannah Yopp! We are so glad you work at the CoFo!

For today’s #TuesdayTips we share how you can celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth this week as a #FosterFamily 💙 #fostercare #fosterfamily #fosterparents #chicago #chicagokids #chicagoevents #BHM2023

Former Grand Slam champion Murphy Jensen collapsed on a tennis court when his heart stopped. Now he wants everyone to get CPR trained, and for all tennis facilities to have AEDs.

More from CEO Nancy Brown: #CPRwithHeart #HeartMonth

Calling all 13-19 yr. olds! What would you like to do at a Teen Job Fair? There's 3⃣ coming up.

✏️ Feb. 25/ 10am-1 pm: @TrumanCollege
✏️ Mar. 18/ 10am-1pm: @KK_College
✏️ Mar. 25/11am-2pm: @MX_College
👉Register Now: #TeensInTheParks

Resume advice if you're applying to #nonprofits! @StaffingBtqInc is hyper focused on placements at nonprofits. We heard why resumes are "living documents" & how to tailor it to get that new position. Dana Scurlock explains:

Announcing our panelists for “The Legacy of Redlining in Chicago”: @marisa_novara of @ChicagoDOH, @DarleneOliver17 of @Metroplanners, and Chris Brown of @SWOPorg. Join in person or virtually 2/15: @LoyolaChicago @ChicagoCares #LIVEUNITED #BlackHistoryMonth

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