Chicago Metro | Wisconsin | Indiana Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Sunday - January 24

The latest local Chicago/Milwaukee/Indianapolis/Joliet/Madison area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Biden needs to act to protect endangered species from extinction

https://t.co/WRsUd4QMZD

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Report: 10 years after massive oil spill in Michigan

https://t.co/vsJWG1TV4q

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You know the M3 team is always ready to serve. It looks like we’ll be getting some heavy snowfall in the upcoming hours. Be on the lookout for more volunteering updates over the next 24 hours

Sign up in the link below to volunteer.

https://t.co/rZokh4MgKt

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SIGHTLINES ARTIST SPOTLIGHT:
Diana Baumbach

Laramie, WY based artist Diana Baumbach is the creator of the piece, Pooled, located in the entryway to the museum.

You can find more from Diana on Instagram @dbaumbac and https://t.co/YOvKiVvTyr.

Diana Baumbach, Pooled, 2019, vinyl

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Laramie, WY

Alumna Heather Foster of @lyft was honored by the @NUAlumni Black Alumni Assoc. + @InStyle for making the world a better place. "These are the women who are not easily daunted,” InStyle wrote. Read more: --> https://t.co/5yUiBRdfF5

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#ChiLFTAlert: Weather conditions expected for tomorrow will result in icy conditions along the #ChiLFT. Our crews will be out cleaning and monitoring the area to keep users safe.

#ChiLFTAlert: Weather conditions expected for tomorrow will result in icy conditions along the #ChiLFT. Our crews will be out cleaning and monitoring the area to keep users safe.
NWS Chicago@NWSChicago

[6:30 AM 1/24/2021] Finally, there will be a threat for minor to moderate lakeshore flooding as early as Monday afternoon, but mainly Monday evening and into Tuesday morning. #ILwx #INwx

Anyone that thinks connecting the @Chicago_Reader & @greenfieldjohn to people experiencing homelessness is an insult is the type of person we want nothing to do with.

The great people, like @TracyBaimWCMG, at the Reader are what Chicago is really about.

Anyone that thinks connecting the @Chicago_Reader & @greenfieldjohn to people experiencing homelessness is an insult is the type of person we want nothing to do with. 

The great people, like @TracyBaimWCMG, at the Reader are what Chicago is really about.
John Greenfield@greenfieldjohn

I listened to John Kass's latest podcast so you don't have to.

In a convo with Tom Bevan from the pro-Trump website Real Clear Politics, Kass discussed my Chicago Reader op-ed, dismissing the Reader as "a publication that's used for lining the shoes of homeless people." Classy.

There are many reasons why children enter foster care. Addressing these circumstances is essential in reducing the number of children in care and the lengths of stay.

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Don’t miss out on the fun! Join us January 28 for our #RoeVWade Anniversary Event and hear from our panel of Sexperts.

Purchase tickets now at https://t.co/F2G6BfNgGB.

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Strolling along Chicago’s beautiful Riverwalk, it’s hard to imagine just how much things have changed. This inviting “second shoreline” was once a shipping channel heavy with the stench of sewage. Now it’s one of Chicago’s star attractions. https://t.co/bBbjtzfmgA

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#WeekendReads #ICYMI: It’s not about just giving someone a bag of pinto beans. It’s about truly investing in one another and looking at it through the lens of social justice and equity."

Read the interview w/ our new board chair Monica Moss: https://t.co/i7KEOMfX97

The spectacular colors & botanical beauty in our Hilbert Conservatory are always a perfect way to brighten a dull winter day!

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Who's ready to cheer the @packers on to victory!? GO PACK GO!! 💚💛

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Give your input to shape new #ChiPublicArt on the viaduct at 49th and Ashland in Back of the Yards!
Share YOUR thoughts to inspire the artists’ designs. 👇🏿
https://t.co/HXnrvV8JJ4

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Help us give some birthday 🧡 to our Event Marketing Manager, Tasha Farley!🎉🎉

Happy Birthday Taysha! Hope you have a wonderful day! 🥳🎂

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