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Ford Foundation Launches First-Ever U.S. Disability Rights Program

10.15.21

New York—The Ford Foundation today announced the launch of its first-ever grantmaking program focused on advancing the rights of people...

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Policy Positions & Legal Cases

Highlights: Our Current Work on Illinois State Bills

03.08.21

Access Living friends and allies, Here in Illinois, it is a very busy time for state policy advocacy. Our state...

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Blog

We’re Teaching Black History Month All Wrong

02.22.21

About the Author: ShaRhonda is a Black woman unafraid to speak the truth about racism. She writes on diverse topics,...

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Access Living CEO Karen Tamley Named to 2021 Leadership Greater Chicago Fellowship

02.12.21

CHICAGO, IL (February 12, 2021) – Leadership Greater Chicago (LGC) announced today 26 C-level and senior executives selected for the...

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Press Releases & Statements

Access Living Names Five New Board Members at 2020 Annual Meeting

12.11.20

Chicago – Earlier this week, at its annual meeting, Access Living named five new members to its Board of Directors....

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Meet the Emcee of #LeadOnLIVE: Candace Coleman

11.11.20

COVID-19 has caused a lot to change this year including Access Living’s annual gala. To adjust to changing times and...

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Updates from Access Living: Racial Justice Action

06.03.20

Dear Access Living friends and allies, At this time, Access Living is currently engaged in increased work to support our...

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#GivingTuesdayNow

05.05.20

Today, organizations around the world are coming together in solidarity to ask for your support in the face of COVID-19....

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Press Releases & Statements

The Disability Community and COVID-19: A Video Message from Access Living CEO Karen Tamley

04.30.20

The COVID-19 pandemic amplifies what Access Living already knows – the disability community is at higher risk and may be...

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Blog

April is National Financial Literacy Month. Time to Think Ahead

04.21.20

Editors Note: The author of this post, Carleda Johnson, is an Independent Living Skills Coordinator at Access Living. She teaches...

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