Video: Business Engineering Science and Technology Academy, Atlanta Public Schools and 100 Black Men Inc. Salute Valedictorian Sharod McClendon
Sharod McClendon's valedictorial speech for the Business Engineering Science and Technology Academy in Atlanta is inspirational (view more).
Supporting Partner Feature: The Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) Partners With Supporter NBC 5 Chicago to Feature Positive and Inspiring Stories in the Chicago Metropolitan Area
ICDHR ORGANIZATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
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 with October 2016 deadlines. Only brief information about each scholarship is listed. Therefore students are encouraged to visit the scholarship websites to get further details about eligibility and requirements (view scholarships).
ICDHR
P.O. Box 707
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Phone: 630-771-1707   Fax: 630-771-1708
Email: info@icdhr.org
ICDHR "Chairman's Corner" Feature for May 2016
He also asks readers of this article what you can do to make change in your communities (read more).
Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) Chairman, Rev. Clyde H. Brooks, expresses concern in this month's Chairman's Corner about the "Divide Between Blacks and Whites." 
Money for College: Scholarships With October 2016 Deadlines
Event Recap: 48th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Unity Dinner "Bridging the Divide" on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Chicago Hilton and Towers Hotel
On Saturday, April 30, 2016 the Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) celebrated the 48th anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Chicago Hilton and Towers Hotel with a "Unity Dinner" event (6:00 pm, raffle and general reception; 7:00 pm dinner). The theme of this event focused on "Bridging the Divide" between all ethnic groups, and Dr. King's message of unity.
Event Recap: ICDHR Participates in the "Comcast Cares Day" Community Day of Service on Saturday, April 30 in Chicago Illinois
ICDHR along with various other companies and organizations, along with our our corporate partner Comcast participated in "Comcast Cares Day" at Carter G. Woodson School at 4414 South Evans Avenue in Chicago Illinois on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

"Comcast Cares Day" is Comcast’s annual company-wide day of service in which tens of thousands of Comcast employees, along with their families and friends, volunteer in their local communities.

For additional info go to http://www.comcastinthecommunity.com.
Lori Lightfoot
President
Chicago Police Board


The confirmed guest speaker for the 48th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Unity Dinner was Lori Lightfoot (photo below), current president of the Chicao Police Board.