Chicago Women’s Leadership Summit June 25

Chicago Women Leaders is a friendly organization focused on the professional advancement of Metro-Chicago’s women business leaders and rising stars. For safety this year our planning committee decided it would be best to transform the usual yearly in-person event into a 12-month experience beginning with a big opening web conference, then monthly web conferences, leading up to a big finale in-person summit a year from now (likely back to the Ritz or Sheraton Grand Chicago) when we can celebrate in safety and get back to sharing ideas in-person. Registration covers the full year including the finale. Continue reading

Community VA Clinics Situation Update for June 3, 2020

Due to continued civic demonstrations throughout the Chicago land area, the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center will operate at a limited capacity and will remain as such until further notice. To ensure the safety of Veterans and staff, this change in service will include all Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Lakeside, Auburn Gresham, Chicago Heights and Crown Point, IN. The emergency department, inpatient services and operating rooms will remain open at the main facility (820 S. Damen Ave). Patients with appointments will be rescheduled. If you have any questions about your appointment, please call 888-569-5282. Continue reading

Online Google and IDVA Veteran Resume Workshop


Google and the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs (IDVA) are launching free, 1:1 virtual resume workshops to help Illinois veterans and their families translate their military experience into meaningful careers. Sign up for a session by completing this form by June 5 Continue reading

Community VA Clinics are closed Monday and Tuesday due to violence in community

Due to increased civic demonstrations throughout the city of Chicago, the Jesse Brown Executive Leadership Team will close the Lakeside and Auburn Gresham CBOCs on Monday, June 1 and Tuesday, June 2. Patients with appointments on those days will be rescheduled. If you have any questions about your appointment, please call 888-569-5282 Continue reading