The 18th Annual Grandparents/Kinship Caregiver Raising Children Awards Reception is coming soon. This event will be held September 12, 2021 at 3 p.m. at the JLM Abundant Life Community Center located at 2622 W. Jackson Blvd in Chicago. There is a nomination form included in the flier for residents, family, friends and others to nominate and recognize those grandparents and kinship who are keeping families together.

Nomination forms are due August 20, 2021, by mail to: Sankofa Safe Child Initiative, 4041 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL. 60624; Via Fax to 773-542-9790; or Via Email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

GRG Nomination Form 2021 Page 1


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