Meeting January 10, 2019

Agenda for the Action Ridge Meeting January 10, 2019 The Park Ridge Community Church 7:00 PM 7:00-7:45—Presentation by Kathleen Sances, CEO of G-PAC, the Political Action Committee to reduce gun violence.  Kathleen will explain G-PAC ‘s work and detail how Action Ridge can get involved. 7:45-8:15—Discussion regarding PAC’s that fund local political campaigns, led byContinue reading “Meeting January 10, 2019”

December 12, 2018 Meeting Notes

Thursday, December 12, 2018 7:00 The Community Church, lower level,  100 Courtland Ave. Action Ridge sites: 7:00-7:45 Introduction of Jac Charlier of “Unity in Community”– Jac is a community organizer, as a private citizen, and, in his professional role, works to reduce violence. He’s a crime reduction expert and long time advocate forContinue reading “December 12, 2018 Meeting Notes”

Meeting December 13, 2018

Agenda for Action Ridge December 13, 2018 7:00 PM The Community Church 100 Courtland Ave. 7:00-7:45 Introduction of Jac Charlier of “Unity in Community”– Jac is a community organizer as a private citizen and in his professional role with the State Department. Discussion of ways that his organization promotes racial justice 7:45-8:30 View the PowerContinue reading “Meeting December 13, 2018”

Holiday Gifts for families served by The Institute for Non-Violence Chicago

As many of you know, Action Ridge has developed a relationship with the very effective organization, The Institute for NonViolence Chicago, which works hard to reduce gun violence on the West side of Chicago.  We and other members of the community, gave them A LOT of items for personal hygiene use.  They have distributed theContinue reading “Holiday Gifts for families served by The Institute for Non-Violence Chicago”

Minutes November 2018

ACTION RIDGE MINUTES Thursday, November 8th, 7:00 The Community Church, lower level 100 Courtland Ave. Please check these sites to stay informed about Action Ridge initiatives: Unfortunately, Kathleen Sances, CEO of G-PAC, the Gun Political Action Committee, had to cancel. The group decided to see if she can come in January. Nan handedContinue reading “Minutes November 2018”

Post Card Party Sunday Oct. 21

Please join me for a Post Card Party this coming Sunday evening. We will assist our Sister District friends in electing some wonderful new candidates. Date:            Sunday October 21 Time:            7:00pm – 9:00 PM Location:     328 S. Redfield Ct. (Corner of Talcott and Redfield, one block east of Dee Road) Refreshments will be provided.  PleaseContinue reading “Post Card Party Sunday Oct. 21”

Meeting October 11, 2018

Action Ridge; Thursday, 10/11/2018, 7:00 100 Courtland Ave – Lower Level We promote principles of Democracy: inclusion, Respect, Equity and the Health of our Planet.  Truth Matters! 7:00-7:20 Presentation of awards to school children for the Get Out the Vote poster contest by Roger Micus, who generously gave the money for the prizes. 7:20-7:45 ReviewContinue reading “Meeting October 11, 2018”

G-PAC Event October 18

Dear Action Ridge Friends, Here’s information about the event that Maureen and Bill McInerney, of G-PAC, told us about at our last meeting.  G-PAC is the political action group here in Illinois that works hard to reduce gun violence by supporting gun violence prevention legislation primarily.  This event provides an important source of financial supportContinue reading “G-PAC Event October 18”

Meeting September 13, 2018

Thursday September 13 at 7:00 PM 100 Courtland Ave – Lower Level We promote principles of democracy: inclusion, respect, equity and the health of our planet.  Truth Matters! Welcome back from summer activities, Action Ridge Friends.  At our September meeting, we are going to update you on what’s happened over the summer months and planContinue reading “Meeting September 13, 2018”