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Keep Your Organization Legal

Take the 30 Day
Compliance Challenge

We will cover the full range of the basic requirements to keep your organization legal within 4 weeks. Your challenge is to participate in up to 4 workshops and make sure your organization’s paper work is current within 30 days of the end of the series. Contact Valerie at consulting@valeriefleonard.com or 773-571-3886 to share how it goes.

The Problem

Between 2011 and 2014, 14, 922 tax exempt organizations in the State of Illinois lost...

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Take the 30 Day
Compliance Challenge

We will cover the full range of the basic requirements to keep your organization legal within 4 weeks. Your challenge is to participate in up to 4 workshops and make sure your organization’s paper work is current within 30 days of the end of the series. Contact Valerie at consulting@valeriefleonard.com or 773-571-3886 to share how it goes.

The Problem

Between 2011 and 2014, 14, 922 tax exempt organizations in the State of Illinois lost their exempt status for failure to file Form 990 for three consecutive years. Most of these organizations have had to pay significant penalties or even dissolve their corporations as a result. Don’t let this happen to your organization.

Why You Should Attend

These workshops will provide an overview of the major players in nonprofit compliance and present useful information about the filing requirements and information needed to prepare Form 990, and other annual reports and filings required by state agencies.

All workshops will be held at B.U.I.L.D., 5100 West Harrison, in Chicago, IL, from 10:00 am until 11:30 a.m. The fee is $25.00 per workshop up to 1 week in advance, and $35.00 at the door.

What You Will Learn

The roles of the IRS, Attorney General’s Office, Secretary of State’s Office and Department of Revenue in regulating nonprofit organizations and helping them to succeed
The roles and responsibilities of board members and key organizational leadership in record keeping, financial reporting and maintaining compliance
What to do if you lose tax exemption
The consequences and penalties of late filings and registrations
Which forms you need to register nonprofits and professional fundraisers
Which forms you need to file on an annual basis, including annual reports, form 990’s and AG-990’s and 941’s (payroll taxes)

Download a flyer at http://www.valeriefleonard.com/2014/08/29/take-the-30-day-compliance-challenge/

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Unveiling of Paul Laurence Dunbar Statue

Unveiling of Paul Laurence Dunbar Statue

Please join the Dunbar Advisory Council, The Chicago Park District, 2nd Ward Alderman Robert Fioretti, 3rd Ward Alderman Pat Dowell, 4th Ward Alderman Will Burns, and at the unveiling of the statue.
The unveiling will program will start at 2:30 p.m. sharp.
The location of the unveiling is Dunbar Park 200 East 31st Street Chicago, IL.
This event is free to the public.

Please join the Dunbar Advisory Council, The Chicago Park District, 2nd...

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Unveiling of Paul Laurence Dunbar Statue

Please join the Dunbar Advisory Council, The Chicago Park District, 2nd Ward Alderman Robert Fioretti, 3rd Ward Alderman Pat Dowell, 4th Ward Alderman Will Burns, and at the unveiling of the statue.
The unveiling will program will start at 2:30 p.m. sharp.
The location of the unveiling is Dunbar Park 200 East 31st Street Chicago, IL.
This event is free to the public.

Please join the Dunbar Advisory Council, The Chicago Park District, 2nd Ward Alderman Robert Fioretti, 3rd Ward Alderman Pat Dowell, 4th Ward Alderman Will Burns, and at the unveiling of the statue.
The unveiling will program will start at 2:30 p.m. sharp. Sept 6, 2014

The location of the unveiling is Dunbar Park 200 East 31st Street Chicago, IL.
This event is free to the public.

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Protesters march on West Side after fatal police-involved shooting

Roshad McIntosh, 18, was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital after being shot by police at about 6:30 p.m. on the 2800 block of West Polk Street in the Lawndale neighborhood, officials said.

Tonight, a crowd of people marched to the Harrison District headquarters, 3151 W. Harrison St. and then ended their journey through the neighborhood in a vacant lot right next to the two-story apartment building where McIntosh was shot.  Police said he was armed.

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Two Weekend Shootings Involving Police Prompt Protest

According to DNAInfo Chicago, police approached a group of men on the 2800 block of West Polk Street, and McIntosh ran. A spokesperson for the Chicago Police Department said McIntosh pointed a gun...

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Residents Protest After Man, 19, Shot by Cops: 'They Killed My Baby'

Thunder boomed overhead and blowing rain hit a blood-soaked porch in the 2800 block of West Polk Street, where McIntosh's mother, Cynthia Lane, stood outside surrounded by supporters.

4 days ago

Two dead after two police-involved shootings on West, South Sides; one victim identified

The teen was involved in the first incident, which started with gang enforcement officers responding to reports of armed men about 7:10 p.m. in the 2800 block of Polk Street in East Garfield Park, according to a police statement.

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Roshad McIntosh, 19, of the 1000 block of North Central, was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:43 p.m., authorities said.

Two hours later, a second police-involved shooting was reported in 900 block of East 80th Street in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.

About 9:10 p.m., a civilian walked up to four uniformed officers near 79th and Ingleside and told them there was a large group about to fight about a block south, according to Fraternal Order of Police spokesman Pat Camden.

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2 men killed by police in East Garfield Park, Chatham shootings

...incidents. A man was fatally shot after he pointed a gun at officers in the 2800-block of West Polk Street just before 7:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Fraternal Order of Police spokesman Pat...

...Order of Police spokesman Pat Camden. Police responded to a complaint of armed men near South California Avenue and West Polk Street Chicago's East Garfield Park neighborhood. When officers approached the men, the FOP said one ran...

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Police said officers on foot patrol saw two men shooting at each other in the 900-block of East 80th Street. One of the men and two other people - a male and female - were shot.Authorities...

5 days ago

2 men killed in separate police-involved shootings in East Garfield Park, Chatham

...incidents. A man was fatally shot after he pointed a gun at officers in the 2800-block of West Polk Street just before 7:30 p.m. Sunday, according to Fraternal Order of Police spokesman Pat...

...Order of Police spokesman Pat Camden. Police responded to a complaint of armed men near South California Avenue and West Polk Street Chicago's East Garfield Park neighborhood. When officers approached the men, the FOP said one ran...

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Police said officers on foot patrol saw two men shooting at each other in the 900-block of East 80th Street. One of the men and two other people - a male and female - were shot.Authorities...

5 days ago

Officials: 2 dead in separate police-involved shootings

In the first shooting, gang enforcement officers responded about 6:30 p.m. to the 2800 block of West Polk Street after someone reported seeing armed men on the block according to a preliminary statement from the Chicago Police Department's Office of News Affairs.

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In a separate shooting, shortly before 9 p.m. rookie police officers on a foot patrol arrived in the 900 block of East 80th Street moments after three people were wounded in a shootout between two people, according to police.

5 days ago

Teen Killed In Police-Involved Shooting In East Garfield Park

Larry Merritt said IPRA was notified about the shooting, and investigators went to the scene in the 2800 block of West Polk. IPRA investigates all police-involved shootings.

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Officials: 2 Men dead in separate police-involved shootings

The first shooting was reported at about 7:20 p.m. near the intersection of California Avenue and Polk Street, said Pat Camden, spokesman for the Fraternal Order of Police.

At 6:30 p.m. police responded to the 2800 block of West Polk Street for a report of a person with a gun. When police arrived, a man ran...

Chicago Police officers at the scene of a police involved shooting near Flournoy Street and Francisco Avenue.

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In a separate incident, shortly before 9 p.m. police on foot patrol saw a gunman shooting another man at 80th and Ingleside, according to police, citing preliminary information.

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Officials: 2 men dead in separate police-involved shootings

The first shooting was reported at about 7:20 p.m. near the intersection of California Avenue and Polk Street, said Pat Camden, spokesman for the Fraternal Order of Police.

At 6:30 p.m. police responded to the 2800 block of West Polk Street for a report of a person with a gun. When police arrived, a man ran...

Chicago Police officers at the scene of a police involved shooting near Flournoy Street and Francisco Avenue.

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In a separate incident, shortly before 9 p.m. police on foot patrol saw a gunman shooting another man at 80th and Ingleside, according to police, citing preliminary information.

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2 dead after 2 separate police-involved shootings on West, South Sides

...enforcement officers responded to reports of armed men about 7:10 p.m. in the 2800 block of Polk Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, according to a police statement. They saw subjects matching...

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About 9:10 p.m., a civilian walked up to four uniformed officers near 79th and Ingleside and told them there was a large group about to fight about a block south, according to Fraternal Order of Police spokesman Pat Camden.

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Officials: 2 men dead in separate police-involved shootings

The first shooting was reported at about 7:20 p.m. near the intersection of California Avenue and Polk Street, said Pat Camden, spokesman for the Fraternal Order of Police.

At 6:30 p.m. police responded to the 2800 block of West Polk Street for a report of a person with a gun. When police arrived, a man ran...

Chicago Police officers at the scene of a police involved shooting near Flournoy Street and Francisco Avenue.

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In a separate incident, shortly before 9 p.m. police on foot patrol saw a gunman shooting another man at 80th and Ingleside, according to police, citing preliminary information.

5 days ago

Chicago police involved in shooting on West Side

Police say they responded to a call of a man with a gun in the 2800 block of West Polk around 7:30 p.m.

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    My students need two classroom laptops to share in conducting research, creating presentations, becoming stronger typers, and more technologically savvy.
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