Author Archives: RHA

03 May
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Job Fair

Good Afternoon All, Simos will be at The Workforce Connection (303 North Main Street, 61101) on THIS Friday, May 5th from 10:00AM – 3:00PM. There are immediate positions open for Warehouse / Loading / Unloading starting at $11.50/hour. Shifts are ...

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03 May
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I AM a Child’s Perception

I AM a Child’s Perception “Even when I look at folks helping others, they want to help from a distance.” CEO and President of the YMCA here in Rockford; Mike Brown is no stranger to helping others, and with his ...

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02 May
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ROCK on the Block Party

The Rockford Police Department will celebrate the opening of the first home of the Resident Officer program with a kick-off “ROCK on the Block” party. Neighbors will have the opportunity to meet each other, and their Resident Officer Community Keeper ...

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02 May
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Omnibus Spending Bill Agreement

Last night Washington released the 2017 omnibus appropriations bill. Although this bill needs to be voted on by the House and signed by the president there is optimism and agreement from the parties. Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen made the following ...

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26 Apr
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FATHERS ARE CENTRAL TO THE EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING OF THEIR CHILDREN

FATHERS ARE CENTRAL TO THE EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING OF THEIR CHILDREN I AM Fatherhood Fathers are central to the emotional well-being of their children; they are capable caretakers and disciplinarians. A recent study by the National Institute of Child Health and ...

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21 Apr
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LATEST JOB LISTINGS FROM THE WORKFORCE CONNECTION

Please follow this link to see all jobs available at the Workforce Connection: View PDF

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21 Apr
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Project Workshop

Project Workshop | May 18, 2017 Morning Session: 8 AM – Noon Afternoon Session: Noon – 4 PM Please join the Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) on May 18th to learn about this exciting project to reduce costs for public housing ...

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19 Apr
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The Center for Nonviolence and Conflict Transformation

The Center for Nonviolence and Conflict Transformation Join Us Spring Kick Off April 20th, Orton Keyes 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm The Mobile Tech Lab features eight computer stations and a digital recording booth/music room and has lots of “low-tech” ...

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13 Apr
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NOTICE OF INTENT TO CHANGE THE ROCKFORD HOUSING AUTHORITY’S HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER (HVC) UTILITY ALLOWANCE

Please be advised that the Rockford Housing Authority is posting for public comment, a proposed change of the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Utility Allowance. The proposed change is available for inspection during regular working hours at the following location: Rockford ...

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12 Apr
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BRIDGING DIVIDES, BUILDING COMMUNITY

BRIDGING DIVIDES, BUILDING COMMUNITY ‘I AM Unbroken Communities.’ Rev. Jeffrey Brown was one of the key architects behind the “Boston Miracle,” which saw the violent crime rate among youth plummet by 79% over a decade. Today, he works with faith ...

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