Action Ridge Meeting Minutes 4/4/2019

Meeting was called to order by Nan Parson at 7:03PM. 7:00-8:30—Presentation was titled “Racial Equity : Raising Awareness and Understanding White Privilege.  Corrie Wallace is an Anti-Oppression Educator.  This was an interactive experience aimed at raising our awareness of White Privilege on our culture.  Corrie helped us come to the realization that we take forContinue reading “Action Ridge Meeting Minutes 4/4/2019”

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”

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”

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”

8/9/2018 Agenda

Action Ridge; Thursday 8/9/2018 100 Courtland Ave – Lower Level We promote principles of democracy: inclusion, respect, equity and the health of our planet.  Truth Matters! Our core group made the decision to focus on getting ready for the fall Primaries by getting out the vote, and educating voters about the upcoming election.  Therefore, theContinue reading “8/9/2018 Agenda”

Meeting July 12

Tara Dabney, of The Institute for Nonviolence Chicago, will be speaking to us on Thursday, July 12th at 7:00 at the Community Church. The Institute strives to “replace the cycle of violence using the principles, practices and teaching of nonviolence”, as espoused by Dr. Martin Luther King.  It provides training, outreach, conflict mediation, case managementContinue reading “Meeting July 12”

Meeting May 10, 2018

Action Ridge meets on the second Thursday of the Month, 7:00 PM at the Community Church, Park Ridge, IL. Sara Knizhnik, Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, will return as our speaker at our next meeting on May 10th, 2018. It was so encouraging that 40 people attended our last meeting to learn about ways toContinue reading “Meeting May 10, 2018”

April Meeting Minutes

Action Ridge –  April 12, 2018 Jan Starzec – Moms Demand Action (Park Ridge group) Charity Haines – Membership Lead (Park Ridge MDA) Not just for Moms! And not just Park Ridge residents can come to the group. MDA is not political; all are welcome to join. Sara Knizhnik – Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, localContinue reading “April Meeting Minutes”