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2023 Summary of Community Outreach Events

 

Peer Plus “Ambassadors” are able to carry out our work with the assistance of important  collaborators—the University of Illinois Cancer Center, Cologuard, the University of Chicago, Northwestern University and other stakeholders.  These partnerships and donations make our mission and vision a continuing reality.  At community health fairs organized by Peer Plus, there is no charge for the various screenings, testing, consultation and services provided to attendees  The value of such services is estimated at $2,500 per person.

 

  1. Chicago Urban League, “Black Wellness Fair” (2/25/23).

  2. Peer Plus Black History Month event: “Jumpstart Your Health & Wellness” (2/26/23).

  3. SBB Research Group Foundation staff luncheon and grant presentation to Peer Plus (2/27/23).

  4. Cologuard Golf Classic in Tucson, AZ, to honor cancer survivors (2/27-3/5/23).

  5. 3:16 Magazine [monthly Gospel news publication] “Hattitude” Brunch (3/11/23).

  6. Peer Plus Women’s Month zoom talk:“What A Woman Wants, What A Girl Needs,” (3/23/23)

  7. Peer Plus National Minority Health Month event: “Community Resources Fair” (4/4/23).

  8. National Council of Negro Women Brunch of Honor (4/15/23).

  9. Alzheimer's Association Release The Silence conference (4/22/23).

  10. Graham & Company “Seniors Day” Line Dance Party, 10th Anniversary celebration (4/23/23).

  11. Community Senior Business Institute "A Toast to Mothers!" (5/4/23).

  12. Delta Research and Educational Foundation & All of Us “Learning, Lunch and Line Dancing,” (5/6/23).

  13. Ingalls Development Foundation "Promise of Hope" Fashion Reveal (5/11/23).

  14. Blue Hat Foundation & Cologuard “Blue Hope Bash Chicago” (5/11/2023).

  15. Barrios Boxing Program (May).

  16. Exact Sciences National Cancer Survivors Day conference (6/2-6/4/23)

  17. Hopewell MBC/ATTCO Ministries “Community Engagement and Day of Giving Back” (6/10/23).

  18. The University of Chicago & DuSable Black History Museum Juneteenth Celebration (6/19/23).

  19. Friend Health Clinic 2nd Annual Men’s Health Event (6/24/23).

  20. Peer Plus Health & Wellness pavilion: Taste for the Homeless Candyland SummerFest Pt 1 (6/25/23).

  21. Peer Plus Organized Event: Woodlawn Community Health & Wellness Fair (7/8/23).

  22. Rainbow Push Coalition convention (7/17/23)

  23. Kidney (Party) Project “Love Your Kidney” Program (7/29/23).

  24. Exact Sciences exhibit at Black Woman's Expo, (8/4-8/6/23).

  25. Senior Resource Fair of Congressman Jonathan Jackson (8/4/23).

  26. Back-to-School Festival, New Spiritual Light Missionary Baptist Church (8/13/23).

  27. Chicago State University Enrollment Day (8/14/23).

  28. 4th Ward Ald. Lamond Robinson Back-to-School Bash (8/19/23).

  29. Peer Plus Health and Wellness pavilion, Taste for Homeless Candyland SummerFest Pt 2 (8/20/23)

  30. Christ Unity Evangelistic Church Relentless Prayer Breakfast Symposium, (8/26/23).

  31. South Shore Summer Jazz Festival (7/27/23).

  32. 3:16 Magazine 6th Annual Taste of Gospel (9/9/23). 

  33. BodyParts Senior Fitness Foundation (September).

  34. Peer Plus Annual Fundraiser (10/1/23).

  35. New Beginnings “Paint-the-Church-Pink “ (10/22/23 and 10/29/23); Haven of Rest M B C (11/5/23).

  36. University of Illinois Cancer Center “Love Thy Neighbor” Brunch (October).

  37. Senior Talk with Clara Hubbard [online news platform] Providers Breakfast (11/16/23).

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