CU Fresh Start to Conduct Door to Door Surveys

The CU Fresh Start focused-deterrence initiative has hired a team of local researchers to conduct a door to door survey in selected areas of Champaign and Urbana July 15 through August 12, 2017.  The purpose of the survey is to better understand the experiences, perceptions, and views of residents living in neighborhoods that have recently experienced gun violence.  Over the …

June 14, 2017 All Goals Team Meeting Agenda

The Champaign Community Coalition agenda for the June 14, 2017 All Goals Team Meeting is now available online. This meeting will be held in the Robeson Robeson Pavilion, Rooms A & B of the Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green Street in Champaign, at 3:30pm. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. Click here …

Meeting Notes: May 10, 2017

The meeting notes from the May 10, 2017 All Goals Team Meeting have been posted online. Click here to download the May 10, 2017 All Goals Team Meeting Minutes.

Coalition & Fresh Start present at 2017 STAR Awards

Tracy Parsons, Community Relations Manager and Facilitator for the Community Coalition, presented at the 2017 STAR Awards program on Thursday, April 27 at the 2017 Service Together Achieves Results (STAR) Awards. The event honored 24 groups and individuals for their efforts to better the community, along with featuring presentations from several groups. Mr. Parsons’ presentation focused on how the CU Fresh Start …

May 10, 2017 All Goals Team Meeting Agenda

The Champaign Community Coalition agenda for the May 10, 2017 All Goals Team Meeting is now available online. This meeting will be held in the Robeson Robeson Pavilion, Rooms A&B of the Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green Street in Champaign, at 3:30pm. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. Click here to download the May 10, 2017 …

April 12, 2017 Meeting Agenda

Download the PDF here: 2017-04-12 Community Coalition All Goals Team Meeting Agenda Champaign Community Coalition All Goal Teams Meeting Wednesday, April 12, 2017 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Champaign Public Library Robeson Pavilion, Rooms A & B 200 W. Green Street, Champaign AGENDA I. Welcome II. Good News III. Police Body Cam Video IV. Police/Community Relations • Police Chiefs Updates V. …

Youth Career Fair

GROW YOUR WORKFORCE  (Click Youth Career Fair for PDF flyer) You asked for a qualified workforce, and we are going to help you build it! Champaign Youth Employment Services (YES), Urbana Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), Champaign Area Relationship Education for Youth (CARE4U)* are joining forces to host: One Big Career Fair Centennial High School Gym April 19, 2017   ♦    4:00–6:00 …

Champaign-Urbana Area Project presents: TRUCE – Saturday, March 25

CHAMPAIGN – URBANA MARCHING IN MARCH FOR PEACE END GUN VIOLENCE RALLY SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 2017 ASSEMBLE AT HAZEL PARK ON THE CORNER OF NEIL AND BRADLEY AT 1:00 PM We will leave Hazel Park at 1:30 p.m. and march to Beardsley and Douglass Parks then arrive at MLK Park around 2:30 p.m. for the rally where we will have …

CHAMPAIGN COMMUNITY COALITION SPONSORS 11th RACIAL TABOO EVENT

The Champaign Community Coalition, in partnership with the McKinley Presbyterian Foundation, invites the public to attend a free screening of the documentary, Racial Taboo, on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S 5th Street, Champaign, IL. Doors open at 2:00 p.m. and the film starts at 2:30 p.m. The public is encouraged to view the film and …