Program: Women on the Brink: “Elgin’s Children in Poverty: Awareness to Advocacy,” learning about the culture of women struggling to survive and flourish.
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 6:30-8:00 PM
Location: Gail Borden Library/ Meadows Room Please register with the library for this event.
Panel discussion of women living in poverty and the impact on their families and child care. Giving facts, history, and suggestions for future action, speakers will be from YWCA Elgin Youth Program. Participating: , Kane Co. Office of Education, Elgin City Council, Voices for Illinois Children, the Governor’s Illinois Commission on Equitable Early Childhood Education and Care Funding, U-46 Family and Community Engagement, City of Elgin Mayor David Kaptain, Elgin Partnership for Early Learning.