Photo Gallery – 2010

November 2, 2010 – Rep. Ford visits St. Angela Elementary School, the largest donor to the Austin 2010 Food Drive.


November 2010 – Rep. Ford sponsors Austin 2010 Food Drive and collects 10,000 items from 20 schools and organizations for the Columbus Park Food Pantry.


November 10, 2010 – Rep. Ford is named 2010 Legislator of the Year by Thrive Counseling Center, Oak Park


October 21, 2010 – Rep. Ford is Principal for a Day at George Rogers Clark Elementary School, Chicago


October 2, 2010 – Rep. Ford joins Lupus Foundation Supporters at Lupus Run


September 2010 – Rep. Ford and Illinois Delegation meets with the Prime Minister of Turkey, Recep Erdogan.


August 31, 2010 – Rep. Ford works with Island residents and Alderman Graham on community safety issues.


August 31, 2010 – Rep. Ford is awarded the 2010 Friend of Agriculture Award


August 8, 2010 – Rep. Ford holds Press Conference Urging Flood Victims to contact Gov. Quinn to ask for assistance.


August 7, 2010 – Rep. Ford congratulates St. Catherine St. Lucy Health Fair organizers and participants.


August 5, 2010 – Rep. Ford honored as one of Chicago’s Top 40 Game Changers by the Urban Business Roundtable


August 3, 2010 – Rep. Ford visits Knox County Farm Bureau, Big River Resources Ethanol Plant, Jay West’s grain farm, Keith and Kevin Erickson’s hog farm, Linda Main’s horse farm, and the Knox County Fair.


July 28, 2010 – Police Roll Call held at 1100 S. Mason, Chicago, attended by Commander of the 15th District, Chicago; Police Chief of Oak Park; Police Chief of Berwyn, Superintendent of Cicero Police Department, Cook County Sheriff’s Department, and neighbors on the Island


July 17, 2010 – Governor Quinn signs into law legislation introduced by Rep. Ford making it easier for people with LINK cards to use them at farmers markets – Oak Park Farmers Market


July 10, 2010 – Rep. Ford teams with YWCA Metropolitan Chicago to host a Financial Seminar at the YWCA Westside Center


June 23, 2010 – Rep. Ford teams with the Chicago Urban League and CMS and more than 80 vendors at Malcolm X College to host more than 3000 job seekers


June 12, 2010 – Rep. Ford meets with National Guard members as they host Youth Expo, RIchard Jones Armory, Chicago


May 22, 2010 – Rep. Ford joins the community at the Austin Is Doing Something (A.I.D.S.) Mural Dedication Ceremony, Chicago Ave at Mayfield, Chicago


May 17, 2010 – Rep. Ford stands with Sickle Cell patients and a Coalition calling for the UIC Sickle Cell Clinic to remain open, Circle Family HealthCare Network, 4909 W. Division, Chicago


May 10, 2010 – Rep. Ford hosted more than 300 participants at a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the use of the National Guard to increase community safety – Ronald McNair Elementary School, Chicago


April 24, 2010 – Rep. Ford and the Voice Newspapers sponsored an Education and Job Training Expo for 339 participants at Christ the King College Prep, Chicago


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March 7, 2010 – Rep. Ford sponsors a blood drive with Life Source and St. Martin de Porres church.


January 18, 2010 – Rep. Ford hosts the 3rd Annual Health Challenge honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Oak Park and River Forest High School and JLM Abundant Life Center