IDHS launches pilot program to provide fresh produce to communities on Chicago’s south side

Information provided by the Illinois Department of Human Services CHICAGO, Ill. (September 16, 2020) – The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) announced a new Community Garden Pilot Project to provide fresh produce to communities on the south side of Chicago that have a history of poverty and have been hardest hit by COVID-19. “We … Read more

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority awards over $8 million to Illinois organizations offering COVID-19 relief

Information provided by the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority CHICAGO, Ill. (September 14, 2020) – The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA) today announced awards totaling $8,062,251 to 11 organizations that facilitate support service and resource delivery to communities disproportionately impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. “These organizations demonstrated strong partnerships with provider networks equipped … Read more