• October 20, 2017 10:46 AM
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    Chicago Ultimate Women's Expo at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Chicago

    Chicago Ultimate Women's Expo

    Chicago Ultimate Women's Expo

    Sat & Sun, Rosemont
    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, $10
    Get comp tickets
    From award-winning singers and actors to authors, designers and health experts, some of today's most accomplished female celebrities share their empowering life stories that everyone can relate to and learn from. There's also lots more fun and inspiration in the form of seminars, beauty treatments, decorating workshops, celebrity-chef demos, boutique shopping opportunities and much more.

    Last modified: October 20, 2017 10:46 AM | Rose Olea
  • October 18, 2017 5:57 PM
    Reply # 5321355 on 4160904
  • October 18, 2017 10:50 AM
    Reply # 5320576 on 4160904

    Migration Stories of Inheritance Part I

    Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 5 to 8pm

    Turkish American Society of Chicago

    501 Midway Dr, Mt Prospect, IL 60056


    Please reply and purchase tickets by 10/19 to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/migration-stories-of-inheritance-part-i-tickets-36560576669


    One of the most innate connections we as humans’ share is migration. Join the Filipino American Historical Society of ChicagoTurkish American Society of Chicago and Trickster Gallery for an evening of storytelling of migration journeys, history and heritage. Learn about the collective cultures as told through the intercultural exhibit that will run at both the Turkish American Society and Trickster Art Gallery until November 4th. 

    This event will include personal stories from Anthonie Tumpag, an Applied Anthropologist and 2nd generation Filipino-American raised in both the Philippines and US. He will share how Philippine objects that migrated to this country, much like their owners, continue to resonate with Filipinos today and how these objects can serve a relevant role in not only connecting his diasporic community with their heritage but also to one another. During reception, Henna will be available fist come first serve basis.

    Robert Wapahi Dakota elder Native Vietnam Veteran and keeper of stories through oral traditions and art. Robert will share stories of migration of our people, his story and how he and his family is now in Chicago as part of the Native Community. Concluding with a hand drum song.

    Saba from Istanbul, Turkey will share her migration stories. Saba and her family came to America when she was about 6-7 because of her parent’s busy work life but turned back to Turkey a few years later. She continued her education in Hizmet Schools till the end of eighth grade and after the failed coup attempt they had to risk their lives as a family to come back to America. Saba is the oldest child of her family. Her dad who was a president of a Hizmet University (which is one of the universities shut down after the attempt by the government). He is currently a visiting professor at UNI, and her mom whose actual major is archeology but was the manager of the first Business Women Association of Hizmet for nearly the past 20 years. Saba also has two younger brothers at the ages of 11 and 7. She is now a sophomore student in CFHS.

    This exhibit will run at both the Turkish American Society and Trickster Art Gallery until November 4th.

    This event is an all-ages celebration.

    Join us for dinner! Menu: Choice of Turkish Kebab, Salmon, and Pasta salad (vegetarian) for main entree. Appetizers, Side Dishes and Bread will also be served. And of course Turkish music by Group Minimalist: Medine, Ayse, and Berfin sing Turkish Pop Music!

    Admission: With dinner - $25, exhibit only - FREE; $3 children $5 adults suggested donation. 

    This program is a part of the Chicago Cultural Alliance's Inherit Chicago. Inherit Chicago is a city wide festival of art, ideas and performance at neighborhood heritage museums and cultural centers. Head to 
    InheritChicago.org for a full list of events!
  • September 30, 2017 9:11 AM
    Reply # 5288647 on 4160904

    TOK Halloween Open MIC

    October 21  | 7:00pm - 10:00pm

    TOK Chicago will be holding a 2nd Open Mic & Dance Party in time for the Halloween season. We're looking for any and all performers! All genres welcome! Dance, sing, play an instrument, read a poem, whatever your talent. If you would like to perform during the Open Mic please send an email to TOKChicago@gmail.com.


    Online tickets 

    Students $7

    General admission $10 


    At the door tickets

    Students $10 

    General admission $12 .

    Party will be held at Chicago Office -  Hanul Family Alliance. 5008 N Kedzie, Chicago IL 60625
  • September 14, 2017 5:21 PM
    Reply # 5261322 on 4160904
    Anonymous member (Administrator)



    Dear Friends;


    I am cordially inviting you to participate and join Congressman Rush at our upcoming event entitled, Franchise Business Opportunity Fair.  This event is scheduled to be held on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the Illinois Institute of Technology’s Herman Hall Conference Center, 3241 S. Federal Street, Chicago, Illinois.  The program will begin at 8:00 a.m. with a Continental Breakfast and will end at 1:00 p.m.  A copy of the flyer promoting this event is attached for your information.  Please feel free to forward it to your friends, business colleagues and contacts in the business community.

    At this half day fair, participants will find out what franchising is (and isn’t) and how to evaluate the franchise options.  Franchise executives will explain their franchise concepts and what they look for in a potential franchisee.  Participants will also learn what it’s really like to be a franchisee, as current franchisees share their experiences and advice.

    In cooperation with International Franchise Association and Illinois Institute of Technology and various community based organizations, we have invited Franchising Consultants, Franchisees, Representatives from National Franchising Companies, Financial Institutions, Federal, State and local government agencies to provide entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs with value information on how to acquire a franchise business, make franchise from an existing business, better secure funds and compete for success.  Additionally,  we will have Exhibitors including Franchisors, Franchising Consultants, Lenders, Business Chambers and Associations in the Exhibitors Gallery to answers any questions that participants may have.

    Your participation will enhance the importance of this event.  Should you have any question or need additional inforation, please feel free to contact me at (773) 779-2400 or via email,  younus.suleman@mail.house.gov


    Seats are Limited.  The first 100 registrants will receive a FREE Franchise Guide.  RSVP Today.  Thank you.

    Younus Suleman

    Deputy District Director

    Office of Congressman Bobby L. Rush

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    11750 S. Western Avenue

    Chicago, Illinois 60643

    (773) 779-2400 Ext. 19, (773) 779-2401 fax

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  • August 31, 2017 10:55 AM
    Reply # 5057948 on 4160904

    USPAACC National
    Chamber Training Institue
    November 1 - 3, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Nashville, TN
    What: Grant Proposal Writing
    Who: Chambers and Associations across the USA

    Last modified: August 31, 2017 10:56 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
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