ICDHR
P.O. Box 734
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 708-772-8752
Email: info@icdhr.org
ICDHR "Chairman's Corner" Feature for March 2019
was recently shown in a 1984 Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook dressed in blackface (read more).
Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) Chairman, Rev. Clyde H. Brooks comments on the backlash related to the recent news article about Virginia governor Ralph Northam whose picture
Money for College: Scholarships of Various Types Accessible Through JLV College Counseling
April 4, 2019 - Second Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Services at the Destiny Church in Hoffman Estates, Illinois (6:30 p.m., open to the public)

April 6, 2019 - 51st  Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Commemoration Dinner at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Illinois (6:00 p.m.)
The 51st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance Dinner (black tie optional, reception at 6pm, dinner at 7pm) will attract more than one thousand community leaders and residents.
Upcoming Scheduled Events (March - April  2019)
ICDHR ORGANIZATIONAL EVENTS
SAVE THE DATE: The 51st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Commemoration Dinner to be held Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Renaissance Hotel in Schaumburg Illinois (6:00 pm)
ICDHR is proud to announce that we have provided STEM scholarships for students planning to attend Case Western Reserve University.

Attending college can be quite expensive for students and their families. Students should seek out and apply for scholarships in which they meet the eligibility requirements.

We have information about college scholarships and contests through JLV College Counseling.

Students are encouraged to visit the scholarship website link in this announcement for further details about eligibility and requirements (view scholarships).
World Famous Musical Group "Walt Whitman and the Soul Children of Chicago" to Perform at 51st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remenbrance and Commemoration Dinner on Saturday, April 6, 2019 
ICDHR Joins Southwest Airlines Executives in Chicago at Annual Gathering to Discuss Airline Modifications
The Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR), represented by its Chairman, Reverend Clyde H. Brooks, joined Southwest Airlines Executives Landon Nitschke (Senior Vice President for Technical Operations), Patty Greene (Community Relations Manager) and more than fifty Southwest Airlines partners for discussions about airline modifications and expansion efforts at Chicago’s Midway International Airport. Southwest Airlines has been a partner with the ICDHR for more than twenty years.
The Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) is proud to announce that our musical group for the 51st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance Dinner will be Walt Whitman and the Soul Children of Chicago (visit website / view video performances). The theme of the event is “Dr. King and His Music.“
Keynote Speaker
Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul
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"ICDHR Courage Award - Metta World Peace"
2010 NBA Champion Los Angeles Lakers
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Six Time National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Midwest Chapter) Emmy Winner Robin Robinson to Emcee 51st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance and Commemoration Dinner
The ICDHR is proud to announce that award winning journalist and broadcaster Robin Robinson will emcee the 51st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance and Commemoration Dinner on Saturday, April 6, 2019. (view bio)