Posts tagged "rev ira acree"

Justice Advocates Seek Community Role in Choice of Director for Independent Police Review Board, Press Conference Monday September 9th

Please review content on press conference on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at 11:00 AM, outside the Chicago Police Department headquarters at 3510 S. Michigan Ave. in Chicago. To confirm your attendance or to secure an interview, please contact one of the media representatives below. For Immediate Release Contact: Jerry Thomas Jerry Thomas Public Relations 312.285.5166  ... Read more »

Rev. Sharpton's Chicago National Action Network Leaders Visit Oklahoma Seeking Justice For Expelled Oklahoma Athletes

    Contact: Ivan Thomas Jerry Thomas Public Relations 847.863.1067 National Action Network Seeks Justice for Expelled Oklahoma Athletes CHICAGO (July 29) – Two ministers representing the Chicago affiliate of the National Action Network were in Durant, Okla., on Tuesday to fight for justice for five African-American student athletes at Southeastern Oklahoma State University who were... Read more »

YMCA Announcing Closing Of Austin YMCA - Minister's Call To Action

Rev. Ira Acree’s Call To Action In Challenging YMCA announcement Monday of the closing of the Austin YMCA. Attention all educators, pastors, politicians, parents and business owners: The YMCA announced Monday the closing of the Austin YMCA. In this time of great desperation and in an area plagued with excessive violence and multiple other challenges,... Read more »

From "Harold To Carol" -- City-Wide Coalition Of Ministers Press Conference Endorsing Carol Moseley Braun For Chicago Mayor, Sunday, January 16th

January 15, 2011                                      CONTACT:    Rev. Walter Turner                     President                     Baptist Minister’s Conference                    of Chicago & Vicinity      708-574-6539   CITYWIDE COALITION OF CLERGY TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE SUNDAY, JANUARY 16, 2011 TO ENDORSE CAROL MOSELEY BRAUN FOR MAYOR     Chicago –... Read more »

Coalition Met With Illinois' Governor Quinn's Representatives On Another Extension of "Put Illinois To Work" Workers Whose Last Job Extension Ends Today, January 15th !!

COALITION MET WITH ILLINOIS’ GOVERNOR QUINN’S REPRESENTIVES A FINAL EXTENSION FOR THE REMAINING WORKERS UNDER THE “PUT ILLINOIS TO WORK” PROGRAM REV. DR. KINGHALL OF SHAME AWARDS OR HALL OF CELEBRATION ?? UPDATE Saturday, January 15, 2011 Contact 773-392-0165   This past Thursday and Friday, a coalition of over 200 ministers, community activists, small business... Read more »