Windy City Media Group Frontpage News
Celebrating 30 Years of Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Trans News
home search facebook twitter join
Gay News Sponsor Windy City Times 2018-08-15
DOWNLOAD ISSUE
About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

  WINDY CITY TIMES

Jackie Anderson Scholarship Fund endowed at Roosevelt U
2018-02-02

facebook twitter pin it google +1 reddit email


Longtime Chicago civil-rights activist Jackie Anderson will be remembered in a more permanent way, after her passing Jan. 7. Her family has established a scholarship in her name at Roosevelt University. Thanks to initial donations, the $5,000 scholarship is now endowed, but donations are needed to be used toward students.

Roosevelt University held a special place in Anderson's heart. One promise she asked Torrence ( her grandson ) to keep was to start a scholarship fund for young African-American female students to help continue their pursuit of higher education. She understood that $1,000 could be the difference between degree completion and dropping out. Therefore, a donation to the Jackie Anderson Scholarship Fund is being sought by family and friends.

See 59965.thankyou4caring.org/cas — in the tribute portion at the bottom, you can select the drop down to reflect that the gift is in memory of Jackie Anderson.

Also, for those preferring checks, checks may be made out to Roosevelt University. Please note in the check memo that the gift is: IMO (In Memory Of) Jackie Anderson. Each gift will be added toward the endowed scholarship that has been established in memory of Jackie.

The check can be mailed to:

Roosevelt University

c/o Erika Moczulewski

430 S. Michigan Ave, WB 1807-A

Chicago, IL 60605

For more info on Anderson, see www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/PASSAGES-Jackie-Anderson-memorial-Jan-28/61699.html .


facebook twitter pin it google +1 reddit email





Windy City Media Group does not approve or necessarily agree with the views posted below.
Please do not post letters to the editor here. Please also be civil in your dialogue.
If you need to be mean, just know that the longer you stay on this page, the more you help us.


  ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE

Gay News

Florida School District Ordered to Allow Trans Student In Men's Restroom 2018-07-27 - ( Jacksonville, July 26, 2018 ) —Today a federal court ruled in a Lambda Legal lawsuit that St. Johns County School Board in ...


Gay News

Latinx Play Readings at Theater School at DePaul July 19-21 2018-07-10 - CHICAGO - The Latinx Theatre Commons ( LTC ) proudly presents the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work ( Carnaval 2018: ConeXion! ...


Gay News

Gay Albion College alumni on new project, other endeavors 2018-07-08 - Over the past few years, Chicago-based Albion College alumni Austin Baidas and Larry Schook have been working on a project to send academically ...


Gay News

SHOWBIZ Frank Ocean, Amandla Stenberg, Kylie Minogue, anti-hate PSA 2018-06-26 - Univ. of California-Berkeley students will be able to take a class about openly LGBT R&B singer Frank Ocean this fall, according to NewNowNext.com. ...


Gay News

Temple Professor Helps Launch First Exhibit of LGBTQ Video Game Archives 2018-06-25 - PHILADELPHIA — June 21, 2018 — For the first time worldwide, the queer history of video games will be explored in a major ...


Gay News

Statement from CTU President Karen Lewis 2018-06-22 - CHICAGO, June 22, 2018—Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis issued the following statement today in the wake of reports that she has submitted ...


Gay News

Point Foundation names 45 LGBTQ students for scholarships 2018-06-21 - LOS ANGELES, JUNE 20, 2018 — Point Foundation ( Point ), the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer ...


Gay News

Lauren Heckathorn on being a genderqueer special-education teacher 2018-06-20 - Lauren Heckathorn's ( pronouns they/them/their ) dream of becoming a special education teacher began at a young age when their third grade class ...


Gay News

GLSEN ED speaks on school climate and culture before Federal School Safety Commission 2018-06-07 - WASHINGTON, DC ( June 7, 2018 ) —Yesterday, the Federal Commission on School Safety held a Listening Session with educational experts and gun ...


Gay News

Philadelphia student awarded $500K in bullying case 2018-06-06 - A judge has ordered the School District of Philadelphia to pay $500,000 to the family of a former student. The student alleged that ...


 



Copyright © 2018 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 

 

 

TRENDINGBREAKINGPHOTOS

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor


 



Sponsor

About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage


About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots      OUT! Guide     
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Subscriptions      Distribution      Windy City Queercast     
Queercast Archives      Advertising  Rates      Deadlines      Advanced Search     
Press  Releases      Event Photos      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Post an Event      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam      Outguide Categories      Outguide Advertisers      Search Outguide      Travel      Dining Out      Blogs      Spotlight  Video     
Classifieds      Real Estate      Place a  Classified     

Windy City Media Group produces Windy City Queercast, & publishes Windy City Times,
The Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community,
Nightspots, Out! Resource Guide, and Identity.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.