Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

In July 2017, EverThrive IL convened and facilitated a MCH Strategy and Coordination meeting that brought over 60 stakeholders together from across the state. Meeting participants discussed the State of the State in regards to MCH matters, and also shared what they viewed as challenges and opportunities in the field.


Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Salvation Army
845 W. 69th St. 
Chicago, IL 60621

Join EverThrive Illinois for a screening of “Death by Delivery” and panel discussion.

Thursday, October 19 
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Salvation Army
845 W. 69th St. 
Chicago, IL 60621


Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

SOS Children's Village
7600 South Parnell Ave.
Chicago, IL 60620

This workshop is intended for Women and Girls of all ages, to come together to have a conversation about a really important community issue in Auburn Gresham, focusing on helping babies and our families thrive in every way! We will be talking, sharing, learning together while working on a plan for creating a healthy and loving community. Come share your story and be apart of the movement!

The June 24 Courage to Love workshop is a day only for Women and Girls (ages 13 and up) to "Remember our Strength, Renew Our Minds and Rebuild Our Community."

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Advocate Christ Medical Center Auditorium 
4440 W. 95th St.
Oak Lawn, IL

Please use Imaging Center entrance located on Kilbourn Ave. near 93rd street.

In the final report of the 2008 National Commission on Infant Mortality entitled The Courage to Love, Rev. Dr. Ronald David and his colleague commissioners challenged the conventional wisdom which ascribes poor pregnancy outcomes to inadequate medical care and/or bad maternal behavior. Rather, the Commission found that threats to the health of childbearing women and their offspring are a direct consequence of social injustices and inequalities. In this lecture and panel presentation, Dr.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:30pm

Maggiano’s Little Italy 
111 W. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL

The EverThrive IL Annual Meeting is the premier opportunity for public health stakeholders across the state to network, and share best practices in all areas of maternal and child health. Find out more and purchase tickets here.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Kendra Scott Southport
3426 N. Southport Ave. 
Chicago, IL

Join staff and Board members and enjoy sips, sweets, and jewels in support of health advocacy. Shop beautiful gifts just before mother's day, enjoy small bites and drinks, and learn more about our work. Your gifts to mom will also give back - 20% of the proceeds will be donated to help EverThrive IL continue improving health in communities across the state. Save the date and join us!

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

UW  Health Sports Facility, Lower Level Conference Room
305 S. Madison St, Rockford, IL 61104

EverThrive Illinois and the Rockford Region MCH Family Council are hosting a healthy lifestyle community event to educate community members about nutrition, healthy eating and drinking, and the health harms of sugary drinks. The event will include educational information, hands-on activities including "Sugar Shocker" and "Blubber Burger", and a healthy cooking demonstration. All attendees will receive a gift bag that includes groceries to recreate the healthy and yummy cooking demonstration recipe at home!


Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

7th District Police Station
1438 West 63rd Street
Chicago, IL 60636

Please join EverThrive IL for a film screening and discussion of Precious Loss to commemorate Infant Mortality Awareness, SIDS/SUID and Perinatal Loss Awareness, and Prematurity Awareness months at the 7th District Police Station on Wednesday, November 16th. 


Registration is required by Monday, November 14. 

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

EverThrive IL - West Town Office
1256 W. Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60642


call-in option:888.537.7715

passcode: 33715515#

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Metropolitan Family Services
1 N Dearborn St
10th floor
Chicago, IL

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