Community Bank of Oak Park River Forest is pleased to announce that Campaign for a Drug Free Westside Inc. (CFDFW) is the recipient of Community Bank's Champion Grant. The purpose of the Champion Grant is to assist organizations in providing community outreach programs for low or moderate income individuals.
IMP.A.C.T.'s Teen Substance Abuse Awareness through Art Contest offers a great opportunity for aspiring young artists to express their views about the dangers of substance use and addiction. The contest asks that students currently enrolled in 6th, 7th or 8th grade in any Oak Park or River Forest school, create an original advertisement or piece of art that celebrates healthy choices and substance-free living or depicts the risks and/or dangers of smoking, drug use and/or alcohol use.
The beginning of the day, the beginning (almost) of the alphabet, and a very easy start to any health improvement plan: Breakfast! It's not easy to get nutrition experts to unanimously agree on anything, but I've yet to hear of any study that does not advocate starting the day with breakfast.
Style guru Tim Gunn implores us to rid ourselves of barriers and boundaries in order to examine who we are and to create the most stylish versions of ourselves. Find out how to put together the best wardrobe while drawing upon (gasp!) our very own closets.