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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!

There's now an Opera Hall of Fame!
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Structural inequality can be, literally, structural. According to a new study by researchers at @CMUEngineering, low-income neighborhoods with mostly Black, Hispanic and single-parent families are likely to have fewer bridges. @NextCityOrg https://t.co/wODKMEBf2T

This analysis coauthored by SESP labor economist Kirabo Jackson provides "an important early step toward understanding how schools influence the social-emotional development of adolescents, how that can be measured, and how this can be useful for policy."

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Today in @EducationNext, research by @KiraboJackson, @ShanetteCPorter, @JohnQEaston, Alyssa Blanchard, & @SebaKiguel looks at school effects on studentsโ€™ social-emotional growth - in both social well-being and work habits - and their long-term outcomes. https://t.co/ncHcFUyAiV

This year, over 100 Indiana FFA members received their American Degree. Thanks to our members' outstanding commitment to FFA they have received the American Degree Key, our organizations highest degree. Congratulations on this outstanding achievement!

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We are so proud of our Honorary American Degree Recipients. Thank you for your dedication to the National FFA Organization. ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’› #inffanatcon #ffa20

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Session two proficiency results are in! Congratulations to all! #inffanatcon #ffa20

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Congratulations to our Indiana FFA members who were recognized in session two for the agriscience fair. We are proud of you! #inffanatcon #ffa20

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Top 5 Racial Equity Resources: Community Progress Picks https://t.co/AeYayPSUK6

Congratulations to our Indiana FFA members who were recognized in session one for the agriscience fair. We are proud of you! #inffanatcon #ffa20

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We are so proud of our Wisconsin staff members who received staff awards in our Midwest Region! ๐Ÿ‘ Thank you all so much for your dedication and passion to the mission of the American Heart Association, and for being a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives! โค๏ธ

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The #IndianaStateMuseum is committed to finding ways for #Indiana communities to come together and break the stigma surrounding opioid use disorder. In FIX: #HeartbreakAndHope Inside Our Opioid Crisis, learn how you can help and more. Plan your visit: https://t.co/ILiQLwZfc9

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Music Director @MaestroMuti said, "My familyโ€”musical familyโ€”is the Chicago Symphony, and without them I feel like part of me is missed. It's like half of me is not there." Listen to Muti's remarks about his beloved CSO musicians and their musical activities during the pandemic.

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Read our latest blog post featuring Chris Westhoff from Mad River Theater Works. Learn about his experience working with our staff and why places like Overture are so important for the community.

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As the nonprofit sector works to increase its commitment to #diversity and #inclusion, here are 10 steps to improve the recruitment, retention and mobility of Black male leaders. https://t.co/aYuTg9GJ2n @npquarterly

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