The Justin Wynn Fund's annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held on Sunday, March 10 at Evanston Township High School's historic Beardsley Gym. It's a really fun tournament, and for a great cause, too. Proceeds raised through this year's tournament are being donated to Connections for the Homeless.The tournament is co-ed. Brackets are for 3rd/4th graders, 5th/6th graders, and 7th/8th graders. Players can sign up as a team of 3 or 4 players using this link: https://wynners.org/3-on-3-basketball-tournament/Sign up now and please help spread the word!
Foster School: At the Center of Race Relations in Evanston
On Monday, March 11th from 6-8pm, join the Haven Feeder District Schools for a critical talk by Dino Robinson about the history of the Foster School in the 5th Ward and the implications for our current elementary schools. Held at Family Focus, 2010 Dewey Ave., Evanston. Co-sponsored by the Willard PTA. The event, dinner and childcare will be free of charge but RSVP is required at bit.ly/FosterMar11
The NEXT STEPS series is planning another important discussion:
Working for Justice: Identifying and ending opportunity hoarding
February 7, 6:15-8:30 pm
Nichols Middle School
Mayor Hagerty's Holiday Drive is happening now! There is a designated box near the main office if you would like to contribute. Plus, there are several other locations to drop off donations. Click HERE to learn more about this wonderful and giving opportunity.
**If your family would like to partcipate in this holiday drive by receiving donations (food and/or gifts) you must register by calling 311 by December 14.**
DON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO HEAR AMANDA LEWIS SPEAK IN PERSON! MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR NOVEMBER 5!
Click HERE to view a copy of the flyers shown above.
District 65 is committed to improving educational outcomes for all children by eliminating racial predictability and inequalities in achievement. click on the link below to learn more about the district's commitment to equity.