Bruce Rauner will bring his anti-worker agenda to Elgin. He is speaking at Elgin’s Public House at 219 E. Chicago Street, Elgin 60120 on Friday, March 6th at 4:15 PM. Fox Valley Citizens for Peace & Justice will join with Northern Illinois Jobs with Justice and several unions and will form a mass picket on the street in front of that restaurant.
Join us in support of unions, and the rights of working people. We will gather on that block at 3:30 PM. Dress for the weather. Bring signs if you can. There is a parking deck (free) at the corner of Chicago Street and Spring Street.read more
Occupy Elgin will, once again, insist that Black Lives Matteras we rally at the intersection of Kimball Street and Grove Avenue in Elgin from 1:00 PM till 2:00 PM on Saturday, December 20th, 2014. Join us. Dress for the weather. Bring a sign.
We act in solidarity with protests all over the country against police killings of unarmed Black people.
Our friends and allies at Occupy Naperville will hold a similar protest at 10:00 AM on December 20th.
Occupy Naperville 10:00am — 11:00am Meet at Central Park, across from the (former) Bank of America (Washington and Van Buren) Park at the Garage on Van Buren or Central Park.read more
Occupy Elgin and Fox Valley Citizens for Peace & Justice will
gather at the corner of Kimball Street and Grove Avenue from 1:00 PM till 2:00 PM, Saturday, Dec 13th. We will stand in solidarity with the actions taking place all across the country in protest against police killings of unarmed black people.
Dress for the weather. Bring signs that say Black Lives Matter or Justice for Eric Garner or Justice for Michael Brown or similar messages. Use Large Letters, at least 4″.
Occupy Elgin and Fox Valley Citizens for Peace & Justice will meet at 1:00 PM at the corner of Kimball Street and Grove Avenue in Elgin on Saturday, November 29th. Whatever the outcome of the Grand Jury deliberations, we will stand for one hour in solidarity with the family of Michael Brown and the people of Ferguson, Missouri. Please join us.
Our Alternative Recruitment team visits Elgin High School and Larkin High School once each month to offer students facts about life in the Military, and to suggest alternative ways that a young person can earn money for college.
See our post on this website, entitled “Before Enlisting, Consider This” for more information.
Promoting peace, a stronger democracy, and social and economic justice through education, dialog, and action