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Miller announces $500K Southland Family Support Fund 

Cook County Commissioner Donna Miller (D-6th) announced on Wednesday, May 20, the establishment of a recovery fund to assist families in need in the Southland. 

“Data shows that the COVID-19 pandemic has hit the South Suburbs hard, exacerbating economic and healthcare disparities that already existed, especially in the Southland communities. Last month, I called for the creation of a locally targeted cash transfer program as an important solution for many of our neighbors in need,” Miller said. “Today, I’m happy to announce that through a partnership with The Chicago Community Trust, as well as the . . .

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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