Domestic Violence Summit

Rauner Family YMCA 2700 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL

This is a domestic violence awareness event to honor the many lives of those who have been affected by domestic violence in our communities. The event will provide prevention education in hopes of ending violence within our communities. The UI Cancer Center will provide information about breast and cervical cancer prevention. Este es un evento […]

Walk for Wellness House

Wellness House, Hinsdale 131 N County Line Rd., Hinsdale, IL

This event supports Wellness House to invite runners and walkers to honor and remember those who have been affected by cancer. UI Cancer Center will aid in providing programming and resources to people with cancer and their families. The event celebrates the spirit of the community and includes activities for participants of all ages. This […]

Hope in Action Health Expo

South Shore Cultural Center 7059 S South Shore Dr, Chicago, IL

Hope in Action is the cornerstone of Equal Hope's educational efforts and mission to save women's lives by eliminating health disparities in Illinois. The University of Illinois Cancer Center will be present to provide education to Chicago community members about breast and cervical cancer health. Since its' inception in 2008, the mortality rate for African […]

Presentation on Cervical Cancer for Promotoras de Salud Centro San Bonifacio

During this virtual presentation on Zoom, the UI Cancer Center will provide a presentation on cervical cancer prevention to Promotoras de Salud at Centro San Bonifacio. This event will educate women in the Latino community about the prevention of cervical cancer. Durante esta presentación virtual en Zoom, el Centro de Cancer de la Universidad de […]

West Side Community Stakeholders Monthly Meeting

This is a virtual monthly meeting of strategic planning and networking with community providers and organizations to strengthen collaborations, discuss updates, share resources, and address mental health, medical health, and other related community issues. This event will help to address cancer inequities by providing resources to underserved West side communities.

Addressing Tobacco Use in Black Communities

The American Lung Association has recently released a new Addressing Tobacco Use in Black Communities Toolkit to educate and build confidence among public health professionals and community-based individuals in developing meaningful, equitable engagement with Black people and lead sustainable tobacco control and cessation programs to improve health equity. The American Lung Association will host a […]

Centro Comunitario Juan Diego Celebración de Día de las Madres

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 2944 E. 88th St. Chicago IL, Chicago, IL

This event is a truly bilingual (Spanish and English) and multicultural health fair, which includes tables from local Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (IBCCP) agencies, Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), cancer centers (e.g., University of Illinois, UChicago) and other partnering health agencies. The alderperson, as well as other major stakeholders that support the East […]

Mother’s Day Presentation

St Michael Catholic Church 4821 S Damen Ave, Chicago, IL

This in-person event will celebrate Mexican Mother's Day. The UI Cancer Center will present information and provide educational materials and resources in Spanish about breast and cervical cancer. Este evento presencial celebrará el Día de la Madre Mexicana. El Centro de Cáncer de la Universidad de Illinois presentará información y proporcionará materiales y recursos educativos […]

Vaccine Event at Summit Park District

Summit Park District 5700 S Archer Rd, Summit, IL

During this event, the Cook County Department of Public Health will be providing COVID-19 vaccines. The UI Cancer Center will be present to provide resources and information to Latino community members about breast and cervical cancer screening. Durante este evento, el Departamento de Salud Pública del Condado de Cook proporcionará vacunas contra el COVID-19. El […]

Crazy Bingo

Summit Park 5700 S Archer Rd, Summit, IL

Senator Steve Landek and Mayor Sergio Rodriguez present Crazy Bingo for senior residents in the Summit community. The UI Cancer Center will be present to provide information about breast and cervical cancer prevention. Must RSVP by calling: Martha Sonka 708-284-1001 Community Outreach El Senador Steve Landek y el Alcalde Sergio Rodríguez presentan Crazy Bingo para […]

Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality on Biomarkers

This is a virtual educational opportunity for the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality on biomarkers and why it is important to have this tool available for patients and physicians. Participants include WI physicians and healthcare organizations with the hope of building towards consensus for a similar initiative in WI. This event addresses health equity, cancer […]

South Austin Community Health and Resource Fair

South Austin Neighborhood Association's Veterans' Peace Garden 5413 W Madison St, Chicago, IL

The South Austin Neighborhood Association is partnering with PCC Community Wellness and other Austin area community organizations to host a health and resource fair focused on the following health-related domains: physical health (blood pressure screenings, blood sugar screenings, COVID home test distribution, COVID vaccine administration, etc.), mental health (behavioral health services info, addiction services information […]

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