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Dec. 8, 2016: Karin M. Norington-Reaves to Receive Motorola Solutions Foundation Excellence in Public Service Award

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 8:00am

Palmer House Hilton
Grand Ballroom
17 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL, 60603

Reception begins at 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast at 8:30 a.m.


The Civic Federation is pleased to announce that Karin M. Norington-Reaves, CEO of the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership, will be our 2016 Motorola Solutions Foundation Excellence in Public Service Award honoree. The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership is now the second largest federally funded workforce agency in the United States. This was accomplished by merging three Cook County workforce boards. Prior to her appointment by President Preckwinkle and Mayor Emanuel, Ms. Norington-Reaves served as Director of Cook County Works and was the Deputy Director of the Office of Urban Assistance for the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO). This year’s award breakfast will be held on Thursday, December 8 at the Palmer House Hilton, 17 East Monroe, Chicago, beginning with a reception at 8:00 a.m.

If you wish to RSVP to the awards breakfast or for more information, please contact Rina Yoritomi of PJH & Associates at 312-553-2000 or click here. Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services will be available, please indicate any additional special accommodations needed via RSVP or contact Rina.