Fifteen local not-for-profit organizations received grants at the Association's opening program and tea on Monday, Oct. 7. Applications for a project of their choice are submitted in early summer, with the grant awards confirmed in August.
The Oak Park Public Library will offer a free educational session on the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA) and recently opened Health Insurance Marketplace on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, from 2 to 3:30 pm, at the Oak Park Public Library, Main Library, 834 Lake St.
The Baird & Warner Good Will Network donated $10,000 to West Suburban PADS, a Maywood-based nonprofit that helps individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The Baird & Warner Oak Park office has supported West Suburban PADS in years past, and this grant is part of a larger, $50,000 donation Baird & Warner made to Chicago-area nonprofits.