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4th Annual May Ball was a Derby Day Success!

Thanks to all those who supported the 4th Annual May Ball on May 5 at the stunning home of Dr. Nabeela Rasheed and Fawzia Mirza. Over 175 attendees packed the house on the most beautiful evening of the year to date, donning derby attire (read: big, bold hats) with lots of festive spring color! We even had a surprise visit from a horse and some jockeys!   Clear your calendar for Saturday, May 4, 2019 for the 5th Annual May Ball! “More now then ever we need an organization like this… With this current [presidential] administration we’ve seen attacks on access to healthcare, attacks on trans rights, attacks on women’s rights and attacks on immigration. With more people involved. it’s more essential. […] If we don’t take care of our community, no one will take care of it for us.” –...

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Lunch and lawyer up

This Thursday, staff attorneys Sarah Hess and Amanda Walsh will offer a training on “Serving Mixed-Status Immigrant Families as a Non-Immigration Attorney” presented by the Chicago Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section Health & Hospital Committee. Lunch is available for purchase, or bring your own. Mark your calendars for 23, 2017 from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. at the CBA Headquarters (321 South Plymouth Court). To register, visit, then click on the Webcast tab or click...

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