Posts tagged "bob israel"

Robeson High School First Winter Coat Give-Away for Englewood Community SUNDAY December 22 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  Robeson High School Hosts First Winter Coat Drive for Englewood Community Contact Bob Israel Baker SAVE OUR COMMUNITY COALITION @773-655-1309 The remaining coats from SAVE OUR COMMUNITY COALITION will be distributed from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Sunday December 22 at Robeson. The coats will be given away on a first-come, first-served basis. Contributed... Read more »

Ed Gardner Attends Chicago Public Building Commission April 9th Monitoring Black Community Contracting Equity

ALL HANDS ON DECK TODAY!! PLEASE Join legendary Black business icon Mr. Ed Gardner, his “Gardner Initiative”  Bob Israel, of Save Our Communities Coalition and part of The National Black Wall Street Chicago Black Contractors and Workers Coalition and others at 2:30pm TODAY April 9th @ 50 W. Washington (Daley Center) 2fl Board Room. Chicago... Read more »

Ed Gardner, protestors clash with Black 'contractor' over jobs !

CAPTION:  Gardner tells James Johnson, who erroneously told reporters he was the contractor and part owner of the Shell station, to fire his crew and hire blacks at that site. (Photo by Chinta Strausberg). Gardner, protesters clash with black ‘contractor’ over jobs   GM to hired 3 blacks at Shell station By Chinta Strausberg Standing... Read more »

Activists Press Conference Against Menards Tuesday October 2nd From Black activists who say Menards violated their agreement with Black contractors and workers

Due to the recent events at 92nd and Western in Evergreen Park, Menards has been disrespectful as it relates to the hiring of African-Americans on its work site.  We are calling on a national boycott against Menards asking citizens not to shop at any Mendards’ stores.  The Black community can no longer be expected to... Read more »