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22nd ANNUAL DIVERSITY DINNERS

 

On Saturday, April 13th the 22nd Annual Diversity Dinners will be held at Rich South High School. After a delicious buffet dinner, Troy Cicero of MulticultuReal® Communications will facilitate discussions with the theme, “Let’s Continue the Conversation.” With the expertise and guidance of Mr. Cicero, the evening will invoke meaningful, informed and inspiring conversations among community members. This experience can open doors to enhanced appreciation for the unique mosaic of people who live in the south suburbs.

Diversity Dinners, funded by contributions from individuals, businesses and local organizations, is coordinated by the villages of Park Forest, Homewood, Richton Park, Matteson and Olympia Fields; Homewood-Flossmoor High School District 223; Rich Township High School District 227; League of Women Voters of Homewood Flossmoor Area; League of Women Voters of Park Forest Area; and the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI).

The cost of the dinners is $15.00.  All guests must be at least 14 years old.

Please plan to join other area residents on April 13th at the Diversity Dinners for a meaningful evening, as we celebrate one of the priceless assets of our community.

To obtain registration information, please visit our website at:

www.diversitydinners.com or contact Hildy Kingma, Village of Park Forest, at 708-283-5622 or email:  hkingma@vopf.com. The deadline for submitting guest registrations is April 3, 2019.

 

ANNUAL MEETING – LWV H-F AREA

Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

Idlewild Country Club, 19201Dixie Highway, Flossmoor IL

 The Annual Meeting of the Homewood-Flossmoor Area League of Women Voters will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at the Idlewild Country Club in Flossmoor.  Please plan to attend with a friend or a neighbor to enjoy good food and conversation.

Audre Wilson, Executive Director of LWVIL, will be our guest speaker.  Audra Wilson is a public interest attorney with a depth of experience in poverty law and diversity.  She began her work with the League of Women Voters of Illinois in October of 2018.

Please complete this reservation form and mail your check for $40.00 – made payable to the LWV Education Fund – to LWV H-F Area, P.O. Box 801, Flossmoor IL  60422.  Questions? Call Mary Emily Grant (708-335-4349) or Barbara Hayes (708-699-9513).

RESERVATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED BY MAY 3.  BE ADVISED THAT NO CHECKS OR CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED THE DAY OF THE EVENT.  MEMBERS MUST MAKE RESERVATIONS by May 3.  PLEASE HELP OUR COMMITTEE BY MEETING THIS DEADLINE.