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Giving the children of Illinois their best chances of succeeding in life

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Even in the midst of Illinois’ worst-ever budget crisis, our business, law enforcement, and retired military leader members continue to make a persuasive case for effective investments in children and youth. Our members focus attention on the urgent need to give children their best chance to succeed – starting with the youngest and prioritizing the most at-risk. High-quality early education is one of several initiatives that will get Illinois children on the right track, boost our national security, keep our communities safe, and strengthen our economy.


May 9, 2018

How High-Quality Child Care Can Improve Military Readiness in Illinois

New report shows high-quality child care helps prevent the problems that disqualify 70% of young Illinoisans from military service


Featured Members

  1. Eric Weis

    State’s Attorney, Kendall County (IL) State’s Attorney’s Office

  2. Jeff Standard

    Sheriff, Fulton County (IL) Sheriff’s Office

  3. Dean Clark

    President & CEO of Graphic Chemical & Ink Company

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