One Million Degrees—a pioneering organization that serves and graduates area community college students - celebrated 150 community college graduates, twice as many graduates as last year, at its annual Scholar Awards ceremony on June 21. The ceremony at Chase Auditorium also recognized the 440 highly-motivated, low-income students served by the program this year, and featured keynote speaker the Honorable Kurt Summers, Treasurer of the City of Chicago.
The One Million Degrees Coach application for the 2016-17 year is now open to professionals from across the Chicago area to make a difference in the lives of One Million Degrees community college Scholars. For a glimpse into the One Million Degrees Coaching experience, meet Jessie Halton, a specialist at Coyote Logistics. Jessie's first interaction with One Million Degrees was through a 2013 Suited For Success event where she met scholars and found how their confidence soared when given the right tools, like receiving their first custom suit—or having a mentor in their corner.
One of the most-sought after premier sports memorabilia shops on the web, Ultimate Autographs is now offering a fantastic collection baseball memorabilia jerseys with lifetime authentic guarantee. Their collection includes Yoenis Cespedes Autographed Oakland Athletics Jersey JSA COA, Yangervis Solarte Autographed New York Yankees Jersey PSA/DNA, Ian Kinsler Autographed Detroit Tigers Jersey PSA/DNA COA, Paul Konerko Autographed Chicago White Sox Jersey JSA COA, Jackie Bradley Jr. Autographed Boston Red Sox Jersey PSA/DNA COA and many other jerseys. The baseball jerseys they offer are designed and crafted with high grade materials employing cutting edge technological tools to ensure highest quality standards are maintained and they fully suffice the needs of their customers.
The Rolling Bard, a YouTube video series centered around an online storytelling road trip adventure to be published every Saturday morning for an entire year, this past month launched a Kickstarter campaign for garnering financial backing and widespread support in the monumental countrywide undertaking. Launched to enable the Bard himself, Zaque Harig, to afford food and gas for his continental excursion, the Kickstarter campaign has only five days left to reach the $15,000 goal.
An incredible company culture, dedicated associates and unparalleled commitment to patient satisfaction have made ImageFIRST the largest, fastest-growing provider of healthcare linen services to inpatient and outpatient facilities in Louisville, KY and across the nation. Due to the company's rapid growth and expansion, ImageFIRST Chicago is seeking a Production Supervisor to join their team.
For the last two decades, Euro-Technics, Inc. has worked to ensure optimally designed, precise, robust and durable products. They design and build custom tools that are adapted to each and every one of their customer's needs. Their custom design solutions and the various industries they serve lead them into regularly producing tools that are truly one-of-a-kind. This unique edge of Euro-Technics has allowed them the opportunity to not only work on developing pieces and parts of all shapes and sizes for brand new machines but also retrofitting for older ones.
A Plumberin 1 Hour Inc, a plumbing company located in 12006 Spalding School Dr. Plainfield Illinois 60585 had the redesign website launched to fulfill the high demand of fast response on requests to fix particular problems within the plumbing system. Taylor Thomas Manager of A Plumberin 1 Hour Company is very excited to bring the news of new website to reach even more peoples in Illinois. Water is crucial and that makes plumbing just about equally crucial.
Rasdale Stamp Company knows how important collecting is for their clients and philatelists in general. They are the oldest company of their kind in the United States. They auction off stamps, coins, and other collectibles. Rasdale Stamp Company knows how important a decision it is to let go of valuable collectibles and family heirlooms. They are also aware of the value of items, and they stay abreast of the fluctuating markets of stamps, coins, and other collectibles. Their auctions will showcase items for their clients in order to get them sold in a timely manner and for as much as possible.
One Million Degrees announced today that it has received a three-year $750,000 grant from the Caerus Foundation plus a $750,000 challenge grant to fund OMD expansion of its innovative services to community college students at Kennedy-King and Olive-Harvey Colleges in Chicago. Together, the opportunity for $1.5 million in total investment from Caerus Foundation, whose education funding is dedicated to providing opportunities for under-served communities, is the largest funding commitment received by OMD since its founding 10 years ago. OMD is the only organization in Chicago and one of few nationally to exclusively focus on community college students, providing the essential programs – tutoring, mentoring, professional development, and financial assistance – to increase graduation rates.
For medical facilities in need of quality healthcare bed supplies around Louisville, KY and nearby areas, ImageFIRST Chicago is a well-known name. The company has maintained success over the years—49 to be exact—by providing its clients with exemplary customer service, a job done right and honesty. By now, the ImageFIRST brand has become somewhat synonymous with patient comfort and stellar service.
We all use math on a daily basis in countless ways and it is easy to take math skills for granted. It is difficult to realize the true nature of numbers and thinking of them in terms of relationships plays an integral role in understanding them. So while being able to add two numbers together is one thing, excelling at math by doing it efficiently and being prepared for higher math is another arena altogether. In response to the need for a strong foundation in math, MathRack was formed. MathRack is a Sole Source Vendor dedicated to producing the highest quality math educational and instructional products for young children.
Those who live in Chicago and who need the services of a Criminal Defense Lawyer may be interested in the news that Robert J. Callahan and his associates offer their services to defend their rights.
Registration is officially open for the second annual Buddha Belly Kids Yoga Legacy Camp. Buddha Belly Kids Yoga, a Chicago based mobile kids yoga company, will host their second season of summer camp at Ascension School in Oak Park, IL. Preschool through 5th grade students will participate in a two-hour camp format featuring 45-60 minutes of yoga followed by daily art experiences with take home projects.
Summer camp season for kids is fast approaching as the end of school draws near. Buddha Belly Kids Yoga, a Chicago based mobile kids yoga company, will host the inaugural season of their yoga camp in conjunction with the soccer skills institute at Lil' Kickers Chicago-Lake Street. Children age 4 to 8 will participate in a two-hour camp format featuring 45-60 minutes of yoga followed by daily art experiences with take home projects.
During the National Law Enforcement week and the weeks following, Support the Blue Now plans to offer a tangible opportunity for all Americans to show their support for the police officers in their communities and across the country. By donating to this campaign, the backers will provide the support required to fight the strong negative perception police officers are experiencing so heavily today.
Owned and operated by an American family, Windy City Steam is a professional cleaning company that specializes in carpet cleaning. The carpet cleaners near Woodridge, IL guarantee 100% customer satisfaction. The company ensures that the customer leaves happily and does not return to do the whole job again. If in any case the customer is not happy with the service, the company does the job for him again without asking for additional amount. The carpet would look brand new after getting cleaned.
Having a great selection and variety in a collection is important to the success of any auction house. Rasdale Stamp Company ensures that their clients are able to bid on the best pieces possible in philately and other hobbies. They have recently announced the inclusion of first day covers in their upcoming auction. These cover letter are dated from 1926 to 1985 and are rare finds. A first day cover is a stamp that is used on the cover of a letter that is franked on the first day of its use.
Highly reputed Chicago Moving Company King David Movers and Storage are known within the industry for their reliable and professional moving services that have been affordably priced to suit the needs of their esteemed customers. The company has introduced specially designed Elite Moving Services that cater to the needs of those who require moving services which are a little different from regular services which most moving companies provide.
Companies that manufacture mechanical products, electrical or medical instruments, household items or any other products, are aware of the importance of good design. Finding a professional with innovative ideas who offers flawless designs in rendering the products into 3D can be a daunting task. Studio2a, one of the world's leading 3d rendering agencies, has a solution to this problem as they have announced the creation of 3D renderings that will aid the pre-launch of products before they are manufactured.
Keeping clients informed of a company's business and trade is a factor that is crucial in the B2C relationship. Rasdale Stamp Company understands this and utilizes the various outlets at their disposal to inform their clients of the items that will be featured in their auctions, to allow for budgeting and planning. They also provide various reading and viewable materials that help inform their clients of various collector and philatelic news. Rasdale Stamp Company also provides the option of participating in their live auctions online or by proxy, for interested buyers that are unable to make it to the auction site. Rasdale Stamp Company knows that continually updating clients through various portals is the best way to keep their clients informed of all news, happenings, and updates.
Everything from power plant generators all the way down to watches and everything else in between – planes, trucks, skyscrapers, bridges – is shaped in some way by the tooling and machining industries. Each and every component that is integrated into all these complex structures and items must be carefully crafted to ensure safety, longevity, and functionality. Euro-Technics, Inc. is a company that plays an integral role in this process and has shaped and will continue to shape the world as we know it today.
The recent collaboration of FirstLight HomeCare of McHenry County and McHenry Villa senior living community is making a tremendous difference in the lives of seniors living in the community. FirstLight HomeCare now has caregivers onsite 24 hours a day, seven days a week within McHenry Villa, providing home care services that allow residents to enjoy a higher quality of life in their independent living community.
For 22 years, Malman Law has been dedicated to helping injured victims receive compensation for injuries. The award-winning firm recently announced that they have handled over 15-thousand personal injury cases throughout the state of Illinois. The firm offers a broad range of legal advice and representation in the personal injury field and is highly rated by several of their associations and peers.
Dr. David Dreyfuss, a board certified plastic surgeon and founder of the Dreyfuss & Gelman Plastic Surgery center, announces the addition of Cellfina to the practice's skin rejuvenating services. Cellulite - characterized by dimples and depressions on the surface of the skin - is one of the most common cosmetic concerns that affect both men and women. Unfortunately, there is no treatment that can truly eliminate cellulite until Cellfina.
Dr. David Dreyfuss, board certified plastic surgeon of Dreyfuss & Gelman Plastic Surgery in Chicago, Illinois, is announcing the addition of Ultherapy to the practice's service offerings.
Dr. David Dreyfuss and Dr. Jack Gelman, founders of the Dreyfuss & Gelman Plastic Surgery Center in Chicago, Illinois, have created a personal guide to Mommy Makeover. A mommy makeover is combination of a variety of body contouring surgical procedures geared towards mothers.
The team at Fox Valley Plumbing & Backflow is pleased to announce that they have won the STAR AWARD for 2016 in recognition of their commitment to customer service excellence.