The American Dream Reconsidered: Voting Rights & Voter Suppression
Sep
11
5:00 PM17:00

The American Dream Reconsidered: Voting Rights & Voter Suppression

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In the midst of today’s divisive rhetoric, the fourth American Dream Reconsidered Conference addresses immigration, citizenship and pursuit of the American Dream.

Political leaders, grassroots activists and award-winning authors debate what it means to be an American — and how we can spark change in our communities. All panels and service activities are free and open to the public.

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50th Anniversary Gala | Delivering on the Promise of Equity
Oct
24
5:30 PM17:30

50th Anniversary Gala | Delivering on the Promise of Equity

Join Chicago Lawyers’ Committee in celebrating fifty years of partnership with communities and the private bar to advance racial equity and economic opportunity for all.

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Chi Hack Night: Using Data to Protect Voting Rights in 2020
Aug
20
6:00 PM18:00

Chi Hack Night: Using Data to Protect Voting Rights in 2020

Ami Gandhi, an attorney and the Director of Voting Rights and Civic Empowerment at Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights, will present on the work she does in statewide voter protection, partnering with community members in the criminal justice system to expand voter access and advocating for communities of color during Illinois redistricting.

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Free Housing Discrimination and Tenant Rights Training and Intake Clinic
Feb
9
9:00 AM09:00

Free Housing Discrimination and Tenant Rights Training and Intake Clinic

Join experts from Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and the Metropolitan Tenants Organization for a presentation about your housing rights, then meet one-on-one with a fair housing professional about your specific housing concern and possible next steps. Free breakfast will be provided. To RSVP contact Josh Koenig, jkoenig@clccrul.org or 312-888-4192.

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Financial Reporting & Fiscal Best Practices for Nonprofits
Jan
23
5:00 PM17:00

Financial Reporting & Fiscal Best Practices for Nonprofits

On January 23, 2019, Community Law Project of the Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights, as part of Exponentum, a national network of business law pro bono providers, will hold a free legal clinic to give nonprofits an assessment of their financial compliance policies and procedures.

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