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Douglas Center marks 15-year journey with big celebration 2014-04-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 10, 2014 , p. 10 Rohloff, Herbert, Mierzwa, Eric, Douglas Center, Disabled - Developmentally, Social agencies, Khan, Rifath
Douglas Center proves special for special needs adults 2014-02-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 2014 , p. 6 Hunt, Rhonda, Zaim, Matti, Putrus, David, Linster, Katie, Wise, Steve, Social agencies, Kennedy, Marcus, Wilson, Sam, Khan, Rifath, Sachsel, Erica, Vecorrevont, Robert, Carr, Ken, Disabled - Developmentally
Local woman's foundation feeds hungry students 2013-04-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 11, 2013 , p. 9 Burman, Alyse, Hunger, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Agencies make case for federal grants 2011-01-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 6, 2011 , p. 6 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Van Dusen, George, Social agencies, Community development, Thompson, Tom
Reduced CDBG funds strain recipients 2010-02-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 2010 , p. 7 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies, Thompson, Tom
Agencies apply for funding 2009-12-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 31, 2009, p. 6 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies, Thompson, Tom
Temple Judea Mizpah holds Mitzvah Day 2009-09-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 3, 2009, p. 10 Duesenberg, Jim, Levin, Helayne, Social agencies, Community development, Gilbert, Bob, Olszewski, Nicole, Temple Judea Mizpah
Are more CDBG funds soon to come to Skokie? 2009-02-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 2009, p. 5 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Van Dusen, George, Social agencies, Community development, Gelder, Michael, Thompson, Tom
Approved CDBG funding totals $573,000 2009-02-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 2009, p. 5 Niles Township Food Pantry, Harbour, Inc., Grants, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Social agencies, Community development, Lieberman Geriatric Center, Thompson, Tom, Search Developmental Center, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Skokie Park District, Community Development Block Grants
14 agencies apply for CDBG funding 2009-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 2009, p. 8 Niles Township Food Pantry, Harbour, Inc., North Shore Senior Center, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Grants, Social agencies, Community development, Children's Advocacy Center of Northwest Cook County, Skokie Board of Trustees, Search Developmental Center, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Skokie Park District, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), SHORE Community Services, Inc., Access to Care, PEER Services
Village faces tough decisions on CDBG grants 2009-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 2009, p. 3 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies, Thompson, Tom
CDBG funding choices made 2008-02-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 7, 2008, p. 5 Thresholds, Harbour, Inc., Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Social agencies, Community development, Housing Opportunity Development Corp., Children's Advocacy Center of Northwest Cook County, Apna Ghar, Thompson, Tom, Orchard Village, Search Developmental Center, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Rebuilding Together North Suburban Chicago, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, SHORE Community Services, Inc., Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Access to Care, Metropolitan Family Services, PEER Services, North Shore Senior Center, Grants
CDBG requests exceed budget 2008-01-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 24, 2008, p. 6 Skokie Public Works Department, Harbour, Inc., North Shore Senior Center, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Housing Opportunity Development Corp., Social agencies, Community development, Apna Ghar, Thompson, Tom, Orchard Village, Search Developmental Center, Rebuilding Together North Suburban Chicago, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Access to Care, Metropolitan Family Services, SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens
CDBG funding requests forcing tough decisions 2007-01-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 18, 2007, p. 9 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies, Community development, Thompson, Tom
Help group for terror victims opens in Skokie 2006-04-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 27, 2006, p. 9 Terrorism, OneFamily, Kenzer, Gary, Social agencies
CDBG projects reduced because of federal cuts 2006-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 2006, p. 10 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Social agencies, Community development, Access to Care, Metropolitan Family Services, Thompson, Tom
SHORE offers cradle-to-grave services 2006-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2006, p. 13 SHORE Community Services, Inc., Disabled - Developmentally, Social agencies
Village, agencies make proposals 2006-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2006, p. 10 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
CDBG applicants make case for federal funding 2006-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 2006, p. 10 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies, Community development, Thompson, Tom
Village approves $680,000 in block grant funding 2005-02-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 10, 2005, p. 3 Jewish Family and Community Service, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Social agencies, Community development, Lieberman Geriatric Center, Children's Advocacy Center of Northwest Cook County, Thompson, Tom, Jewish Children's Bureau, Skokie Board of Trustees, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Jewish Vocational Service, Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Roberts, Randall, Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Access to Care, PEER Services, SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens, North Shore Senior Center, Grants
Agencies, staff ask for block grant funds 2005-02-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 3, 2005, p. 8 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Grants, Social agencies, Thompson, Tom
Skokie disperses federal grants 2004-02-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 12, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 WilPower, Inc., Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, North Shore Senior Center, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Social agencies, Community development, Access to Care, PEER Services
Trustees pick grant winners 2004-02-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 2004, p. 3 Thresholds, North Shore Senior Center, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Social agencies, Community development, PEER Services, Orchard Village, Search Developmental Center, Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, SHORE Community Services, Inc., Access to Care
Board hears proposals for '04 block grant funds 2004-01-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 29, 2004, p. 16 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies, Thompson, Tom
Skokie board looks at ways to spend federal money 2004-01-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 8, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 4 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Synagogues, Grants, Social agencies, Community development, Or Torah Synagogue
Pantry seeks food, gift donors 2003-11-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 20, 2003, p. 3 Niles Township Food Pantry, Charities, Bretagna, Bettie Ann, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Food pantries need donations 2003-07-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 17, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 6 Skokie Food Pantry, Niles Family Services, Social agencies, Editorial
Food pantries still low on supplies 2003-06-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 12, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 5 Hunger, Charities, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
More seeking help at food pantry 2003-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 2003, p. 6 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Charities, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Skokie approves federal grants 2003-02-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 2003, p. 9 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Business donates wheels to Morton Grove agency 2003-01-30 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 30, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Trim-Tex, Buehler, Art, Koenig, Joe, Disabled - Developmentally, SHORE Community Services, Inc., Social agencies, Mauro Chevrolet
Post-holiday need greater 2003-01-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 9, 2003, p. 12 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Editorial
Need for help rarely greater 2002-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 2002, p. 20 Hunger, Food and nutrition, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Social agencies, Editorial
Town food pantry seeks holiday turkeys, hams 2002-11-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 21, 2002, p. 3 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Holidays and celebrations - Thanksgiving, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Bretagna, Bettie Ann
Center trains disabled for work, life 2002-07-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 4, 2002, p. 5 Illinois Department of Human Services, Disabled - Mentally, Dubois Douglas Center, Disabled - Developmentally, Social agencies, Khan, Rifath
Orchard Village workers unionize 2002-05-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 9, 2002, p. 10 American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Orchard Village, Turnage, Kelly, Woodson, Doug, Social agencies, Serrano, E.J., Unions
Skokie sets agency grants 2002-02-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 2002, p. 8 Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Evanston/Skokie Valley Senior Services, Social agencies, Community development, Access to Care, PEER Services
Village projects, non-profits get Skokie block grant money 2002-02-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 28, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Grants, Evanston/Skokie Valley Senior Services, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR), Social agencies, Great Opportunities, Community development, PEER Services, Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Transportation, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living
Not enough Skokie block grant money to cover all requests 2002-02-14 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 14, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 7 Community Development Block Grants, North Shore Senior Center, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Social agencies, Community development, NTSW Industries, YMCA Evanston/North Shore, Better Existence with HIV (BEHIV)
Lunches serve up good company 2001-12-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 20, 2001, p. 5 Suburban Area Agency on Aging, Community Nutrition Network Inc., Abrahamson, Maurie, Schwartz, Emery, Aged, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Koz, Sara, Habighurst, Gus, Senior Services Association of Cook County, American Legion Memorial Civic Center
Food pantries to the rescue 2001-12-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 13, 2001, p. 16 Hunger, Warnick, Marsha, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Bretagna, Bettie Ann, Editorial
Tough times increase need at food pantry 2001-11-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 2001, p. 5 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Bretagna, Bettie Ann, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Orchard Village workers hold union election 2001-11-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 1, 2001, p. 10 American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Honderich, Kenneth, Orchard Village, Woodson, Doug, Social agencies, Unions
Township ends coupon program 2001-06-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 28, 2001, p. 9 Niles Township, Bretagna, Bettie Ann, Social agencies
Skokie trustees award community block grant money 2001-02-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 8, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, North Shore Senior Center, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), WINGS (Women in Need Growing Stronger), Social agencies, Community development, Better Existence with HIV (BEHIV), Dial-a-Ride Program
Larger pantry serves more township clients 2001-01-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 18, 2001, p. 5 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Morowitz, Pat, Bretagna, Bettie Ann
Groups receive funds collected in hunger walk 2000-05-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 11, 2000, p. 12 Church World Service, North Shore/Skokie, Good News Community Kitchen, Niles Township Food Pantry, CROP, Social agencies, Leah Segal Food Pantry of the ARK, Soup at Six, Hospitality Center for the Homeless, Hunger Walk, Hunger, Fundraising and fundraisers
Niles Township loses on Skokie CDBG funding 2000-03-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 23, 2000, p. 5 SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens, Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW), Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Niles Township, Social agencies, Community development, Better Existence with HIV (BEHIV), Orchard Village, Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants
Funding key for mental health agency 2000-03-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 16, 2000, p. 79 Reisinger, James, Budget and expenditures, Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Social agencies, Rippeyoung, Matthew, Litwack, Allan, Health - Mental
Niles Township food pantry expands hours 1999-11-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 4, 1999, p. 5 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
3 cheers for Senior Center 1999-10-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 21, 1999, p. 18 North Shore Senior Center, Aged, Social agencies, Editorial
Town social worker retiring 1999-08-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 19, 1999, p. 3 Tamkin, Valerie, Niles Township, Social agencies, Retirement
Korean-American agency agreement falls through 1999-07-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 22, 1999, p. 8 Korean-American Senior Center Services, Niles Township, Social agencies
Town OKs food partnership 1999-04-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 22, 1999, p. 12 Greater Chicago Food Depository, Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Niles Township, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Fighting hunger 1999-04-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 15, 1999, p. 14 Hunger, Charities, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Editorial
Town to examine food pantry need 1999-03-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 25, 1999, p. 9 Niles Township Interfaith Action Council, Anderson, Rev. Frank, Hunger, Charities, Niles Township, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
New council puts faith into action 1999-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 1999, p. 79 Senn, Frank, Anderson, Rev. Frank, Evanston Ecumenical Action Council, Niles Township Clergy Forum, Charities, Clergy, Niles Township, Burkhart, Rev. Robert, Social agencies, Niles Township Interfaith Action Council
Village awards CDBG money 1999-02-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 1999, p. 4 Orchard Village, Evanston Shelter for Battered Women, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, Social agencies, Great Opportunities, Community development, Better Existence with HIV (BEHIV)
Township drafting food policy 1998-03-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 26, 1998, p. 4 Hunger, Charities, Niles Township, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Town trustees seek food pantry guidelines 1998-02-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 26, 1998, p. 13 Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Niles Township, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Agencies seek block grants 1998-02-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 5, 1998, p. 3 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Food pantries predict holiday crunch 1997-11-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 20, 1997, p. 5 Greater Chicago Food Depository, Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Charities, Warnick, Marsha, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Morowitz, Pat, Maine Township Food Pantry
Center's many programs help many teens 1997-06-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 12, 1997, Sec. 2, p. 1 Response Center, Teens for Change, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, Novak, Felice, Cohen, Gabe, Organizations and societies, Look, Jessica, Milne, Suzanne, Chey, Annie, Social agencies, Teenagers
Food pantry braces for demand jump 1997-02-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 1997, p. 5 Hunger, Charities, Tamkin, Valerie, Niles Township, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Block grants awarded 1997-02-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 1997, p. 11 SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens, Orchard Village, Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW), Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies, Community development, Metropolitan Family Services
Nine groups ask village for grants 1997-02-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 1997, p. 20 Orchard Village, Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW), Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies, Community development
Trustees ponder agency appeals for federal grant money 1997-02-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies, Community development, Better Existence with HIV (BEHIV)
Winter's fickle nature causes weather woes : Village agencies quickly snap to the aid of residents during cold spell 1997-01-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 23, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Weather, Social agencies
NAACP leader offers uplifting message 1995-11-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 2, 1995, p. 89 Rhodes, Bessie, Discrimination - Race, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Richardson, Rupert, Social agencies
Social-agency use growing 1995-11-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 2, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 7 Family Counseling Service, Social agencies, Buckley, John
Pantry full despite Fed surplus cuts 1995-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 1995, p. 3 Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County (CEDA), Niles Township Food Pantry, Hunger, Charities, Tamkin, Valerie, National Association of Letter Carriers Local 3071, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Morowitz, Pat
Village awards block grants 1995-02-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 23, 1995, p. 17 Petroski, Betty, Grants, Community development, Social agencies, Thompson, Tom
Senior services fee hikes eyed 1993-05-13 Several senior citizens' services could soon be more expensive. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 13, 1993, p. 3 Aged, Social agencies
Sheltered workshop grows so it can help clients 1993-03-18 The Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW) is expanding its role. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 18, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW), Social agencies
Agencies try to cover cuts 1993-02-25 Local agencies are trying to compensate for the cutbacks at United Way. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 25, 1993, p. 19 Budget and expenditures, Charities, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
Local United Way trims agency funds 1993-02-18 The United Way of Skokie Valley has cut its planned allocations for 1993. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 1993, p. 6 Fundraising and fundraisers, Charities, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
United Way makes 5 1/2% cut 1993-02-04 The United Way of Suburban Chicago will cut its funding to local social service agencies by 5.5 percent. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 4, 1993, p. 12 Fundraising and fundraisers, Charities, United Way of Suburban Chicago, Social agencies
So you want to help your fellow man 1992-12-31 The Human Services certificate program at Oakton Community College requires students to assist local social service agencies. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 31, 1992, p. 5 Oakton Community College - Curriculum, Social agencies
SHORE feels cash crunch 1991-12-05 Shore Community Service for Retarded Citizens has felt the crunch of the state's money shortage. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 5, 1991, p. 3 SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens, Budget and expenditures, Social agencies
Orchard clinic loses, retreats 1991-08-22 Old Orchard Mental Health Center will not expand its Gross Point Road building. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 22, 1991, p. 3 Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
Orchard clinic fight looms 1991-08-15 Worried neighbors oppose the proposed expansion of Orchard Mental Health Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1991, p. 3 Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
Center for Soviet Jews ready to help 1990-03-08 Shalom Center, the $20 million orientation program set up in the Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center is expected to annually give as many as 5,000 Soviet and other Jewish emigres a wide range of assistance. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 1990, p. 3 Immigrants, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Religion - Judaism, Shalom Center, Social agencies
Village OKs spending plans for $385,000 in block grants 1990-02-08 On February 5 the Skokie Village Board approved a list of grants from the Federal Community Block Grant program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 8, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 5 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Eight groups awarded Skokie grant money 1989-02-09 Eight community groups who asked the village of Skokie for federal grant money will receive funds in 1989 and 1990. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 9, 1989, p. 8 Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Hopes for senior center ending 1989-02-09 Plans for a senior citizen nutrition center in Niles Township have been cancelled for the second time in less than four years because no location could be found for it. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1989, Sec. 1, pp. 1 Aged, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Senior nutrition center in jeopardy 1989-02-02 Funding for a proposed senior citizen nutrition center will likely be dropped because the Suburban Area Agency on Aging failed to find a site for the facility after a 15-month search. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 1989, p. 5 Suburban Area Agency on Aging, Aged, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
New center offers family counseling 1988-11-17 The Family Counseling Service of Evanston and Skokie Valley has opened a branch at 5210 Main St. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 17, 1988, p. 9 Social agencies, Family Counseling Service of Evanston and Skokie Valley, The
Workshop struggling with ongoing dilemma: Never enough money 1987-04-23 The Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW) needs money and plans a fundraising dinner to celebrate its 15th anniversary. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 23, 1987, p. 3 Niles Township Sheltered Workshop (NTSW), Fundraising and fundraisers, Anniversaries and birthdays, Social agencies
United Way letters 1985-09-19 Some 50,000 letters are being sent by the United Way to residents and businesses in the Niles Township area as part of a campaign to rise $225,300. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 19, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fundraising and fundraisers, Charities, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
Health center chief 'coping' with cash cut 1985-08-11 Jim Reisinger, Orchard Mental Health Center executive director, is facing the worst financial crisis ever to hit the Center. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, August 11, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Reisinger, James, Budget and expenditures, Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
Center to provide expanded services 1985-07-21 The Orchard Mental Health Center of Niles Township has been designated the local board for youth services in Niles Township by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, July 21, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies
Township cutbacks may mean tax increases 1985-05-02 According to the Niles Township Supervisor, cutbacks in federal revenue sharing funds have resulted in corresponding financial reductions to Niles Township social agencies. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 2, 1985, p. 3 Niles Township - Budget and expenditures, Social agencies
Loss of funds 'tragic' for mental health 1985-03-28 Free mental health counseling at Old Orchard Mental Health Center may end if federal revenue sharing funds keep getting reduced. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 1985, p. 3 Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Health - Mental
People & promotions 1985-02-21 John R. O'Connell Jr., Senior Vice-president of operation at Skokie Federal Savings and Loan Association, was appointed to the post of General Campaign Chairperson of the Skokie Valley United Way's Crusade of Mercy Fund Drive or 1985. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 21, 1985, p. 58 Charities, O'Connell, John R., Jr., Social agencies
Orchard Center hires new executive director 1985-01-31 Dr. James J. Reisinger of River Forest will become the new executive director of Orchard Mental Health Center next month after the retirement of Mel Greenstein who has held the post for 14 years. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 31, 1985, p. 58 Reisinger, James, Health care workers, Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Greenstein, Melvin, Health - Mental
Mental health's better for his efforts 1985-01-31 Melvin Greenstein, the director of the Orchard Mental Health Center, is retiring. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 31, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 1 Health care workers, Disabled - Mentally, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies, Greenstein, Melvin, Health - Mental, Retirement
United Way surpasses goal by $11,000 1985-01-24 The United Way of Skokie Valley surpassed its 1984 fund-raising goal. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 24, 1985, p. 11 Fundraising and fundraisers, Charities, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
Available services identified through United Way survey 1984-10-25 The Skokie Valley United Way has conducted a needs assessment for Morton Grove, Niles, Skokie and Lincolnwood. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 25, 1984, p. 73 Charities, Skokie Valley United Way, Surveys and studies, Social agencies
Block grants: Who got what 1984-03-08 1984 Community Development Block Grant funds have been divided among local agencies. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 8, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Lining up for CD funds 1984-02-09 The Skokie Park District and two social agencies in Skokie are competing with 13 village staff proposals for about $420,000 in community block grant money. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Park District, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Rehab continues at Orchard 1983-08-11 The second phase of construction at the Orchard Mental Health Center of Niles Township will being August 22 and will focus on the indoor activity area and the outdoor courtyard. The News, Thursday, August 11, 1983, p. 7 Construction, Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies
Service threatened by cutbacks 1983-08-04 Skokie Mayor Albert J. Smith has expressed his concern about severe cutbacks in government funds available to many of the United Way social service agencies serving the community. The News, Thursday, August 4, 1983, p. 3 United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
Skokie Board approves block grant funding 1982-01-28 The Skokie Board of Trustees approved nine projects for funding from the 1982-83 Community Development Block Grants. Most of the money has been allocated for improvement at the Orchard Mental Health Center. The News, Thursday, January 28, 1982, p. 3 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Orchard Mental Health Center, Community development, Social agencies
Decision due Jan. 25 on grant funds 1982-01-21 At the January 25 meeting Village Board members will select and approve projects that will be funded by about $425,000 in Community Development Block Grant funds. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 21, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 1 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
United Way campaign benefits local groups 1981-09-24 The 1981 United Way of Skokie Valley campaign is set to kick off. The News, Thursday, September 24, 1981, p. 7 Fundraising and fundraisers, Charities, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
United Way starts 1981 fall campaign 1981-08-27 The 1981 United Way of Skokie recently met to make plans for the fall campaign. This year's goal is $146,250. The News, Thursday, August 27, 1981, p. 7 Fundraising and fundraisers, Charities, United Way of Skokie Valley, Social agencies
Skokie trustees give Centre East big bucks 1981-06-18 Centre East, Orchard Village and the Orchard Mental Health Center of Niles Township received over $88,000 in funds from the Skokie Board of Trustees. The News, Thursday, June 18, 1981, p. 3 Performing arts, Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Orchard Village, Centre East Inc., Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies
Wait for Township proposal 1980-05-22 The lack of a written proposal from the Township has caused another delay in the youth outreach program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 22, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 2 Skokie Park District - Board, Niles Township, Social agencies
Time runs short for outreach 1980-05-01 For the second straight year time is running short for implementation of Niles Township's youth outreach program in Skokie's parks. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 1, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 2 Niles Township, Social agencies
Skokie okays $500,000 for sewer plans 1979-02-04 Village Trustees will use $500,000 of CDBG funds for sewer improvements. The article also includes information on how the remaining funds will be used. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, February 4, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Skokie seeks input on use of $1.3 million 1979-01-11 Public hearings set for citizen input on use of Community Block Grant Funds. The News, Thursday, January 11, 1979, p. 6 Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Community development, Social agencies
Town committee on youth moves to take Kin off the public dole 1978-05-04 Niles Township Committee on Youth recommended cutting off funding for Kin, Inc. The News, Thursday, May 4, 1978, p. 3 Niles Township School Board of Trustees, Niles Township Committee on Youth, Kin, Inc., Social agencies
Four agencies bid for Skokie's grant funds 1978-01-12 Social agencies made presentations to the Village Board for portions of the community development block grants. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 12, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies
Township board hears pleas for revenue funds 1977-05-01 Representatives of various groups made grant request presentations to the Niles Township Board. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, May 1, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 1 Niles Township Board, Grants, Social agencies
Kids in Need... 1977-02-03 A new not-for-profit funded by the Niles Township, Kids in Need, will find temporary foster homes for area youths. The News, Thursday, February 3, 1977, p. 7 Kids-in-Need of Niles Township (KIN), Social agencies
Skokie appeals court ruling: Allocates $287,000 to community projects 1976-02-12 Village Board allocates Community Development grants and plans to appeal ruling on 32 fired policemen. The News, Thursday, February 12, 1976, p. 3 Skokie Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, Skokie Board of Trustees, Community Development Block Grants, Grants, Social agencies, Skokie Police Department
Orchard Center broadens community base 1971-02-11 Orchard Center names 56 members from community to Board of Directors. The News, Thursday, February 11, 1971, p. 12 Orchard Mental Health Center, Social agencies