The ICDHR would like to recognize Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Scholarship Applicant, Sabrina Kwan, a graduate of Whitney M. Young Magnet High School as the highest scoring scholarship applicant (read more).
The University of Illinois will match dollar-for-dollar, scholarships available by the ICDHR to deserving and qualified high school seniors attending the University of Illinois.
ICDHR Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Rev. Clyde H.
Brooks' Commitment to Civil Rights at the 46th Annual Martin Luther King Jr., Remembrance and Celebration
Corporate Partners to Be Honored at 46th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Celebration (view info)
ICDHR Hosts "IRS and the Church" Workshop to Address IRS Compliance Issues (view info)
Daily Herald Newspaper Editorial: "Putting Aside Race to Focus on Character" (view info)
COMING SOON: Recap of the 46th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance and Celebration at the Chicago Hilton Hotel (Saturday, January 25, 2014)
The ICDHR and corporate leaders from across the country celebrated the 85th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., by honoring the leading men and women who are making a difference in diversity across the country. We also proudly celebrated the 50th anniversary of Rev. Clyde H. Brooks' "Commitment to Civil Rights," and met the 2013-2014 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Recipients (post King Dinner event update coming soon).
Motorola Solutions Continues to Elevate STEM
The ICDHR would like to thank Greg Brown (Chief Executive Officer, Motorola Solutions, Inc.) and Toni L. Carter (Human Resources Consultant, Talent and Culture COE, Motorola Solutions, Inc.) for their efforts in providing academic scholarships for students entering STEM studies (read more).
ICDHR Expands International Diversity Initiative
For 50 years Rev. Clyde H. Brooks has dedicated himself to promoting ideas related to civil rights and diversity advocated by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Members of the ICDHR Board of Directors honored his accomplishments on January 25, 2014.
ICDHR ORGANIZATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
Rev. Brooks Joins Thousands on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
ICDHR Chairman Reverend Clyde H. Brooks reflects on how our country has changed since the 1963 event led by Dr. King, and the 50th Anniversary on August 28, 2013 (more info).
The ICDHR will once again lead a delegation to the Holyland and Israel on February 17, 2014 for eight days, to be lead by ICDHR Chairman Rev. Clyde H. Brooks. Individuals who are interested in participating in this trip
can contact the ICDHR at (630) 771-1707, or send the ICDHR an email request for pricing and payment deadline information.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) Joins ICDHR in Sponsoring Students Seeking Health Care Careers
See how the ICDHR and BCBSIL partnership (assisted by Donna L. Gerber, VP of Public Affairs and Community Investment) helps provide scholarships to students seeking health care careers (read more).
ICDHR Becomes a "Be Covered Illinois Partner" To Help Assist Illinois Residents Seeking Health Care
Registration for President's Obama's Affordable Care Act began October 1, 2013 to provide quality health care for all Americans. ICDHR is partnering with the "Be Covered Illinois (BCI)" initiative to help citizens find participating health care carriers. Contact ICDHR via email or access the Thunderclap tool for more info.