OPRF Area Walk-In Ministry receives Champion Grant

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By Community Editor

Community Bank of Oak Park River Forest is pleased to announce that the OPRF Area Walk-In Ministry is the recipient of Community Bank's Champion Grant.

The Walk-In Ministry helps clients gain access to services relating to food, housing, transportation, employment, and other resources necessary to restore independent living, self-sufficiency and stabilization. The Walk-In Ministry will use the Champion Grant to support their Job Readiness Program. The Job Readiness Program provides employment counseling and assistance for individuals searching for sustainable employment. Specifically, the Champion Grant will help provide CTA passes for clients of the Job Readiness Program, in order to facilitate job interviews. More information about the Walk-In Ministry is available on their website at www.walk-in-ministryoprf.org.

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