Today is the Day: Future of Promise/Futuro de Promesa Annual Awards Dinner
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 7, 2011 | Chicago, IL
This very special evening raises important funds for Erie Neighborhood House comprehensive – and effective – initiatives. Proceeds will help Erie House continue to invest in educational programs that create opportunities for success that would otherwise not exist.
Honoring: Mistress of Ceremonies WGN News Reporter Judie Garcia. Corporate Partner Award: Comcast. Distinguished Grantor Award: John R. Hall. Community Leader Award: Illinois House of Representatives Cynthia Soto. Next Generation Award: Clarisol Duque and Omar Duque
Date: Thursday, April 7, 2011
Time: 5:30 PM Reception; 6:30 PM Dinner
Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 East Wacker Drive-Crystal Ballroom
PJH Contact: Carol Smith e-mail or Livia McCormick e-mail
Erie Neighborhood House
Erie Neighborhood House empowers Latino and diverse low-income communities to reach their fullest potential with a range of award-winning educational programs for all ages. Their mission is to promote a just and inclusive society by strengthening low-income, primarily Latino families through skill-building, access to critical resources, advocacy and collaborative action.
Throughout the decades, Erie’s nationally accredited child care, youth programming, technology training and adult education initiatives have helped thousands develop the skills necessary to meet the challenges of poverty, employability, language barriers and under-resourced schools.