Chicago Metro | Wisconsin | Indiana Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Sunday - January 17

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!

Have you checked out the new @Essence cover, featuring a collaboration between @rihanna and MCA Emeritus Trustee Lorna Simpson?

Have you checked out the new @Essence cover, featuring a collaboration between @rihanna and MCA Emeritus Trustee Lorna Simpson?
Rihanna@rihanna

🧊🙏🏿 @Essence Jan/Feb 2021 Issue

How will you honor #MLK’s legacy tomorrow? Join us for a service project & critical conversation with @DrGCChristopher about racial healing's power to catalyze investment in neighborhoods.

RSVP: https://t.co/BwMrBpZ5RV #LIVEUNITED #MLKDay2021

In preparation for #mlkday our leaders and organizers spent the weekend setting up food packages to distribute to the community.

#fightfearbuildpower

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Stephen Brenneke, MD, GME ’77 and his wife, Marjorie, committed to one of the institution’s largest legacy gifts to create the Stephen L. Brenneke, MD, Chair in Orthopaedic Shoulder Surgery Research at MCW. Learn more about the generous donation: https://t.co/AzxrNarCK5

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In partnership with @AliCenter, we would like to say THANK YOU for helping us #TKO the needs of the community with over 3000 personal care kits collected for #TheGreatestGiveBack!

Special thank you to our sponsor, @yumbrands!

Happy Birthday, Muhammad Ali! 🎂🥳

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On this day last year, Tedeschi Trucks Band (@DerekAndSusan) kicked off the first of four memorable nights on our stage 🎶 What's your favorite TTB memory from The Chicago Theatre?

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❗ Don't forget - to honor #MLKDay & Dr. King’s commitment to eradicating poverty, join @WTTW TOMORROW for the live premiere of FIRSTHAND: Living in Poverty with special remarks from @RevJJackson & panel discussion to follow. https://t.co/l6pz3RF32I #PovertyAwarenessMonth

We're taking lots of precautions to make sure a visit to the #IndianaStateMuseum and Historic Sites is safe. We're closely monitoring gallery capacities. We're requiring masks for visitors ages 2+ (unless medically unable). And, we're social distancing – six feet apart, please!

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Check out this deep dive on the exhibition "Location of Lines" from @newcity!
https://t.co/uXSBPZh5wI

In lieu of Souper Bowls 2021, we're hosting a Soup Week this week on social media, with special guests, soup recipes, and more!

Visit our website for the full schedule, plus restaurant websites and carry-out/delivery options to #eatlocal this week! https://t.co/NXZIy2pG9O

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We are offering free admission for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Find the details on our website: https://t.co/E5QJMW77Rn

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Tomorrow, join one of our Changemaker Network grant recipients @ABJChicago @ 3:00pm CT on Facebook Live for their Inaugural Civic Arts Circle Graduation Ceremony where @ChiTrust's Daniel Ash, associate vice president of community impact, will serve as keynote speaker. #Chicago

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“The greatest beauty is organic wholeness, the wholeness of #life and things, the divine beauty of the #universe. Love that, not man apart from that.”—Robinson Jeffers 😌

We recently saw the beauty of Pine Dunes in Antioch during #winter. Learn more: https://t.co/UazDHblpA1

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This Thursday, @expochicago is hosting a screening by the artist Carolina Caycedo as part of Alternate Assembly. Curator Carla Acevedo-Yates, who curated Caycedo's exhibition at the MCA "From the Bottom of the River" will introduce the program.
https://t.co/AKJ018aajI

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NOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

We are thrilled to announce that Gundega Penikis: From the Potter's Wheel is now on exhibit. This features many of Gundega's elegant works and creations from many of the beloved instructor's students.

LEARN MORE: https://t.co/h5Y6vAXniT

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