Chicago Metro | Wisconsin | Indiana Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Wednesday - November 30

The latest local Chicago/Milwaukee/Indianapolis/Joliet/Madison area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

When families and teachers are invested, students are eager and enthusiastic to participate, and school becomes a community. 📚
#community #parents #schoolchoice

Instead of lifting rigorous teaching standards, let's support systems + structures that cultivate them, @mrwinniespeaks, @NU_MSEd alum + doctoral candidate, wrote in @EdSurge. His essay: Our program (Dec.1 deadline):

Early-career education researchers: come explore with us! Our Center for Education Efficacy, Excellence, and Equity (E4) is seeking Visiting Scholars for the 2023-2024 school year. Apps due Dec. 9, 2022. Learn more: #PhD #excellence #education #equity

Have you started on your Indiana 4-H scholarship application? Applications are available now and are due to your county @PurdueExtension office on January 25. Visit to learn more about these opportunities, made possible by the @IN4HFoundation

The Streets of Old Milwaukee and European Village are decked-out for the holidays now through January 22. Be sure to visit if you’re feeling festive!

But if you’re feeling like a Grinch, there’s always Hell Creek.

We were pleased to host our Tocqueville Society at the @RepublicBankY for a wonderful discussion on our place-based work and how we partner with organizations like @2NOT1 and @StGeorgesSILou for greater impact!

Learn more about the Tocqueville Society >>

An important and inspiring article. Thank you to the quarterback of the @ChicagoBears, @justnfields, for opening up about your experience of living with #epilepsy.


There's still time! With only a few days to go, we need your help to secure the very generous #GivingTuesday match from @SamsClub and our division's match so we can keep helping those in need. Visit to donate and help those in need this holiday season! 🎄

Dear Chicago,
THANK YOU for your warm embrace of our international residents this year. Your interest, support, and welcome made their time in Chicago all the better for them and for us, too! We hope @khaizel22, @tnptrsn, and @uptown_boho will come back to visit us soon!

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