August 14--Members of the University of Illinois Cancer Center Patient Brigade at the lab of science mentor Dr. Jan Kitajewski. Peer Plus and members of the Patient Brigade toured the lab, shared cancer stories and discussed recent developments with researchers.
AUGUST 16--Members of the University of Illinois Cancer Center Peer Plus celebrated the annual African American Festival of the Arts Gala with friends. L to R: Attorney Dedrick L. Gordon, Peer Plus volunteer Teresa Chandler, Laurie Collier and PR representative William Rogers from the Danielle Ashley Group.
AUGUST 22--Peer Plus participated with 40+ vendors at the "Affordable Housing, Health & Employment Fair," sponsored by the Chicago Department of Family and Support Services. The free event was open to the public and held at the King Community Service Center in Chicago.