Attending college can be quite expensive for students and their families. Luckily, there are many college scholarships and contests available to help pay for a college education. 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. Brief info about each scholarship is listed. Students are encouraged to visit the scholarship websites for further details about eligibility and requirements (view scholarships).
P.O. Box 734
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 224-735-3635
ICDHR "Chairman's Corner" Feature for March 2018
society as it relates to racism and hatred in the United States.  (read more).
Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) Chairman, Rev. Clyde H. Brooks takes a "hard look" at why there is not enough condemnation by Americans in today's
Money for College: Scholarships of Various Types Accessible Through JLV College Counseling
The project's goal is to assist youth with interfacing  with police on the streets, thereby, decreasing conflicts between these two groups. Role play between police and youth show proper behaviors for both youth and law enforcement (download pamphlet).
Birmingham Alabama Mayor Randall Woodfin to be the Keynote Speaker at the Saturday, April 7, 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Celebration
Randall Woodfin (above photo) is a lawyer and politician who was elected as the 30th mayor of the city of Birmingham Alabama on October 3, 2017. Prior to being elected as mayor of Birmingham, he served as President of the Birmingham City School Board and Assistant City Attorney (view Mayor Woodfin's web page / bio info).
ICDHR Youth and the Law Project Continues
On January 15, 2018, had he lived, Dr. King would have turned 89 years of age. He was only 39 years of age when he was killed, standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Hotel, fighting for the rights of garbage workers in Memphis Tennessee.
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ICDHR to Hold 50th Annual Remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Saturday, April 7th, 2018
Illinois community leaders will gather on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the Chicago Northwest Marriott Hotel (Address: 4900 Hoffman Blvd., Route 59 and Route 90) in Hoffman Estates Illinois to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dr. King's death and our return to the site where the dinner started 50 years ago.
Management Consulting Leader John R. Burgess to be Awarded with Dr. King Lifetime Achievement Award
John R. Burgess is one of the leading management consulting leaders in the United States and Canada, and the ICDHR is proud to announce that he will be the 2018 recipient of the ICDHR Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award on Saturday, April 7, 2018 for his contributions in diversity in the U.S. (view bio). 
Denver Broncos NFL Linebacker Brandon Marshall to Receive "ICDHR Courage Award" on April 7, 2018
The ICDHR will honor the standout NFL linebacker with the "ICDHR Courage Award" to recognize his efforts to improve community relations between police and youth in Denver Colorado metropolitian area (view bio/ICDHR info).
Derrick Blakley,
CBS 2 News Political Reporter
Emcee (view bio)