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FREE “Purple Pocketbook” Financial Workshop – October 28, 2014

The Monroe Foundation is encouraging people to end domestic violence and financial abuse through its “Purple Pocketbook” Campaign. This free financial workshop will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 18th in the 7th District Police Station CAPS Community Room located at 63rd & Loomis.

Register now. Call Otis Monroe at (773) 315-9720 for more information.

Purple Pocketbook Financial workshop

“Diamonds and Denim” Dancing With Survivors Benefit – November 8, 2014

Peer Plus Education and Training Advocates are holding their annual Diamonds & Denim benefit to raise funds to continue supporting survivors of cancer, HIV and other illnesses.

The event will be held at Power Circle Center from 7 p.m. to Midnight, 9350 S. South Chicago.

Tickets are $35.00 and $40.00 in advance. To get your tickets, call (773) 995-0924 or email Visit to learn more about Peer Plus’ services and impact

Dancing With Survivors - November 8 2014

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FREE Mammograms for Uninsured Women Through June 2015

From October 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015, uninsured women in the Chicagoland area can get FREE mammograms at various hospitals complements of The Metropolitan Chicago Breast Cancer Task Force’s initiative, Beyond October.

If you or anyone you know is in need of a mammogram, call 312-942-0346 or visit ASAP! Early detection saves lives and that life could be yours.

Beyond October Breast Cancer Event - October 30 2014

Community Alert: Attempted Kidnapping Child Abduction in 22nd District

I got this e-mail from 22nd District CAPS office. If you can help with the cases at all, contact Detective Area South at (312) 747-8271 or

Attempted Kidnapping