The House of Representatives of the State of Illinois highlights Bruce Rasey's leadership of the Howard Area Community Center by acknowledging among others, prevailing over the multi-year Illinois budget crisis and a record breaking year of HACC's fundraising in 2017. The entire document is available below. State of Illinois, House of Representatives
BUDGET CRISIS UPDATE: HACC fam– take action TODAY! Tomorrow is the last day of the special General Assembly session and fiscal year. If a budget doesn't pass, it will be our 3RD YEAR without a full budget. ESL students would lose classes, domestic violence survivors would lose life-saving support, youth will lose the safety of [...]
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A snapshot of the 1970s-1980s HACC worked to improve the Jonquil Hotel, a run-down housing facility prone to crime in the 1970s. The neighborhood In the 1920s–1970s, Rogers Park saw an influx of people fleeing oppression, including African Americans from the South, and European, Vietnamese, and Latino/a immigrants. Rogers Park faced a housing crisis. [...]