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Starting Strong Illinois invites you to the latest in a series of webinars on the Affordable Care Act (ACA). With Marketplace open enrollment right around the corner (November 1) and shortened this year, we want Illinois to be in the best position to enroll as many eligible residents as possible. This webinar will address how Marketplace open enrollment works in Illinois, how Illinois will engage individuals through outreach and education, as well as ways for community groups to engage in outreach and education efforts.

The EverThrive IL Associate Board is proud to present the inaugural event as part of a new speaker series for emerging women leaders. When Women Lead, Women Win: a Conversation with Rebecca Sive will offer a Q&A and book signing with the author of  Every Day is Election Day: A Woman’s Guide to Winning Any Office, from the PTA to the White House. The event is free and books are available for purchase, find out more here.

 

Join staff, board, and members to celebrate 29 years of improving health across the state, and recommit to many more. Find more information and purchase tickets here!

Join EverThrive IL for the 2017 Annual Benefit on Thursday, September 14 in Chicago! Celebrate with us as we mark 29 years of improving health for women, children, and families, and recommit to many more. Find out more information and purchase tickets here.

Legislative priorities move through the state capitol, despite a school funding veto from Governor Rauner, and the U.S. Senate fails to repeal or replace the ACA.

 

State Policy
Federal Policy

 

In case you missed it - EverThrive IL Policy Director Nadeen Israel provides an overview of the measures that ended Illinois' two-year state budget impasse, and looks to the future of where the state is headed.

 

View webinar recording here.
Find archived slides here.

 

For questions about this webinar and other policy related topics, please contact Nadeen Israel.

The EverThrive Illinois Associate Board is excited to kick off the inaugural event for Follow Her Lead: a Speaker Series for Emerging Women Leaders.
 

This evening will feature a conversation with Rebecca Sive, author of Every Day is Election Day: A Woman’s Guide to Winning Any Office, from the PTA to the White House, about what it takes to win an election. 

Join EverThrive IL Policy Director, Nadeen Israel, to learn more about what happened, what does it mean, and where we go from here. 

Register here

 

 

 

The Illinois General Assembly passes a state budget after a two year impasse, while advocates continue to defend against the latest attacks on the ACA and Medicaid. Find all this and more in the July Policy Update.

State Policy Update

Federal Policy Update

 

 

State Budget Update: 

Starting Strong Illinois invites you to the latest in a series of webinars on the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 

SNAP for Enrollment Assisters
Tuesday July 25
1:00pm-2:30 pm.

A Project of Starting Strong Illinois: Collaborating to Implement Health Care Reform

 

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