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16 Oct
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The Newly Developed Cook Program

October 16, 2015 The newly developed COOK Program Rockford Housing Authority is honored to share that 9 of the 21 (43%) graduates from the newly developed COOK Program were residents of RHA. You couldn’t knock a smile off the staff ...

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13 Oct
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May Peace be in our Homes, May Peace be in our Community, May Peace be in our Hearts.

October 13, 2015 In continued support of “Peace Month” through the great support of Jim and Pam Keeling, Rockford Housing Authority has joined in the dedication of Peace. “Peace is a commitment, peace is indeed a pledge, and we are ...

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12 Oct
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In Case you Missed our 2nd Annual Celebration… Many Thanks!

October 12, 2015   “Imagine what this world would be like if all along the way you had people say to you, it’s good that you are different. Show me your differences so that maybe I can learn from them,” ...

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09 Oct
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Angelic Organics Learning Center’s Project Based in Rockford, Partnered with Blackhawk Buddy House

October 9, 2015 Angelic Organics Learning Center’s project based in Rockford, partnered with Blackhawk Buddy House, to address the joint issues of unemployment and lack of access to healthy food in our community. In order to do this, they started ...

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04 Sep
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The Walking School Bus

September 4, 2015 As she toils to defeat adversity, Shanita McIntosh, mother of five (three of which are school aged), is very pleased that she chose the Walking School Bus program to assist her.  “ It is a very good ...

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03 Sep
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Why the “People Business” is all about the Relationships

September 3, 2015 WHY THE ‘PEOPLE BUSINESS’ IS ALL ABOUT THE RELATIONSHIP “The People Business”, commonly referred to as: Human Services, Social Services, Casework, Bleeding Hearts, The Softy’s, Social Work (and many more) is a profession which promotes service delivery ...

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25 Aug
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Marie Harris ReStart and ReThink Graduate

August 25, 2015 Marie Harris ReStart & ReThink Graduate *Most Dedicated & Willing to Help Out* Marie was always one of the first participants in the Studio every morning prior to workshops starting. Along with completing workshops in the morning ...

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25 Aug
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Dawn Livingston ReStart and ReThink Graduate

August 25, 2015 Dawn Livingston ReStart & ReThink Graduate *Always On the Go & Always Wanting to Know* Dawn came into the program off a referral from the ROSS Program with hopes to get more connected to the community and ...

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25 Aug
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Jennifer Matlick ReStart and ReThink Graduate

August 25, 2015 Jennifer Matlick ReStart & ReThink Graduate *Quick Learner & Great Communication* Jennifer was a unique participant for ReBuild. She learned about the program and moved quickly to get involved. Jennifer has a tremendous set of skills, learns ...

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25 Aug
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Kevin Scott ReThink Graduate

August 25, 2015 Kevin Scott ReThink Graduate *Most Improved Goal Plan* Kevin was a great asset to the ReBuild Program. He got involved to improve his skillsets, become more motivated and aware of his goals and get more involved in ...

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