June Networking Luncheon: Urban Farming in Chicago
Annual Members Only
Attendees: Cynthia Bronson, Diedre Dunn, Jan Fiola, Kathleen Fus, Jana Langston, Susan Matejcak, Jeri Moore, Marcia Rubenstein, Alicia Serrano, Cheryl Stein, Kathy Thurston, Karen Laveen.
May Networking Event: VIP Tour of Millennium Park
Sue Myers, USI Midwest
CREW members and guests were treated to a beautiful spring day while learning about the development of Millennium Park and the Pritzker Pavilion at CREW Chicago’s May Networking Event held on May 15, 2013. The CREW participants shared in an exclusive presentation by the Executive Director of Millennium Park Incorporated Inc (MPI), Ed Uhlir. As developer of the park’s master plan, Ed provided an overview of the design and construction of the park, and shared what is currently being done to maintain and improve the public art and gardens of Millennium Park.
CREW Network Grant Now Available To All Active CREW Chicago Members
CREW Chicago’s Network Liaison Committee announces the creation of a new $1,500 Grant available to a deserving member for the 2013 CREW Network Convention & Marketplace being held October 9-12, 2013 in Dallas, TX. Applications will be accepted from June 1, 2013 through July 15, 2013.
Recipient will receive $1,500 toward expenses associated with Convention Attendance.
- CREW Chicago member in good standing
- Complete profile in CREW Chicago’s member directory and CREW Network’s CREWBiz
- Complete application submitted by July 15
- Recipient agrees to attend the convention in its entirety, write an article for the CREW Chicago website and provide receipts evidencing expenses of at least $1,500
For details and more information please see the Application. Download it here...