Paula King and Jane Lombardi Join HACE Nonprofit Leadership Cohort

Two Erie House staff members are among the 2017 cohort for the HACE Nonprofit Leadership Academy, a valuable professional development initiative hosted by the Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE). Paula King, senior director of development and communications, and Jane Lombardi, director of citizenship & immigration services, received full scholarships to participate in the intensive…

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Erie House Will Honor Rebecca Shi with Future of Promise Advocacy Award

Rebecca Shi, executive director of the Illinois Business Immigration Coalition (IBIC), will receive the Advocacy Award at the Erie Neighborhood House Future of Promise awards dinner on Thursday, March 16. Shi has served at the helm of the statewide coalition of businesses and business associations committed to immigration reform since 2014, having previously worked as…

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Veronica Flores Diaz Receives Illinois Job Honor Award

At a ceremony held late last fall in partnership with the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and Illinois Society for Human Resource Management, Veronica Flores Diaz received a prestigious Illinois Job Honor Award in recognition of her personal triumph over adversity. It was a tremendous honor for the certified medical assistant—both the culmination of plenty of…

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