EDUCATION AND TRAINING ADVOCATES
MAY 8, 2019--Peer Plus Founders Bruce Sr. and Phyllis Rodgers attended the private book signing for Chicago's Broadcast Legend Merri Dee. The event was hosted by Peer Plus partner and friend Clara Hubbard.
MAY 9, 2019--Peer Plus volunteers hosted a lunch and provided gifts for residents of the Women's Treatment Center in Chicago.
MAY 14, 2019--Peer Plus Founder Phyllis Rodgers and Board Member Janice Gilmore participated in On The Table, a community group discussion on cancer disparities and health inequity in Chicago. The group's recommendations will be forwarded to the Chicago Community Trust and presented to the new Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot in coming weeks.
MAY 17, 2019--Peer Plus was honored to support The Andrew Holmes Foundation Club 100/Club 99 gala for Centenarians on May 17th at the Salvation Army location, 945 W. 69th Street, Chicago.
MAY 20, 2019--Peer Plus co-hosted "Artful Aging" at the Hyde Park Art Center in Chicago.
MAY 30, 2019--[By invitation only]:
Special Recognition Reception - National Cancer Survivors Day Estimated attendance: 80
Audience: Medical community, Peer Plus supporters.
Annual presentation of the Audrey L. Farley Community Support Award to Dr. Robert A. Winn, Director of the University of Illinois Cancer Center, who is an outstanding leader in patient advocacy and improving health care delivery.