CHICAGO, May 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FlexPrint and its employees proudly supported and attended the Family Focus 44th Anniversary Gala on Thursday, May 19, 2022.
For the first time in two years, Family Focus was able to continue its annual gala, which raised more than $540,000 for programs serving children and families in the Chicagoland area.
“We are proud to actively support Family Focus. This amazing organization is playing a vital role in helping families in the Chicagoland area create a brighter future,” said Jennifer Russart, Vice President of Sales at FlexPrint and member of the Family Focus Board of Directors. . “In the wake of recent tragic events in our city and country, it is important that we continue to promote the well-being of children by supporting and strengthening families in our communities. Our children deserve to live in a world where they have access to resources, security and the opportunity to grow and live their dreams.”
Proceeds from the event support Family Focus and its 10 locations across the state, with specific impacts on the following programs:
- Provide licensed therapists to support families with trauma support.
- Fund existing centers that provide spaces for support groups, parent meetings and after-school programs.
- Provide scholarships for summer camps to ensure that children are safe, fed and continue to learn while their parents work during school holidays.
- Providing home visits, parenting workshops, career planning and education, and access to comprehensive medical services for teenage mothers and their babies.
- Provide diapers for families experiencing sudden financial hardship.
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About Family Emphasis
Since merging with the Chicago Child Care Society, Family Focus is Illinois’ oldest social service agency, originally founded in 1849. We invest in strengthening families and their children through programs and innovative, high-quality services grounded in anti-racism and social justice. . Involving the whole family in services allows us to take a generational approach to ensure that each family member has the support they need to thrive. Programs offered include: early childhood, youth development and family support services. Learn more at www.family-focus.org.
Family Focus Mission: Family Focus invests in empowering families and their children in Chicago and Northeast Illinois to build social capital and achieve upward economic mobility through innovative programs and services. of high quality, based on anti-racism and social justice.
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Image 1: FlexPrint attendees at the Family Focus 44th Anniversary Gala, which highlighted the theme “Celebrating
From left to right: Patrick Healy, Jon Schroeder, Jennifer Russart, Victoria Bacigalupo and Steve Riley
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FlexPrint attendees at the Family Focus 44th Anniversary Gala, which highlighted the theme “Celebrati