Photo Gallery – 2015 (July – Dec)

December 23, 2015 – Rep. Ford hosts Senator and Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders at a Roundtable Discussion at Village Leadership Academy, Chicago.

December 12, 2015 – Rep. Ford hosts the 2015 Youth Summit – #MyLife Matters – Michele Clark College Prep High School, Chicago.

December 11, 2015 – Rep. Ford and his mother rings the bell to support the Salvation Army, Oak Park.

November 20, 2015 – Rep. Ford and Mayor Hermanek announce a game of Turkey Bingo, North Riverside.

November 19, 2015 – Rep. Ford participates in the Chicago Elected School Board Taskforce Hearing hosted by Rep. Camille Lilly, Chicago.

November 18, 2015 – After fighting for and obtaining the state appropriation to fund the project, Rep. Ford joins the Oak Park Library Trustees and staff for the ribbon cutting of new study rooms at the Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park.

November 14, 2015 – Rep. Ford supports and addresses Champions Who Prepare Youth for Life, Boy Scouts of America, Pathway to Adventure Council, 7th Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award Dinner, Chicago.

November 13, 2015 – Rep. Ford addresses the Convention of the States on Veteran’s issues, Salt Lake City.

November 9, 2015 – Rep. Ford and the HIV Community Collaboration are awarded the AIDS Foundation of Chicago Innovation Award for HIV Policy at the AFC Annual Meeting, Chicago.

November 9, 2015 – Rep. Ford speaks up for home care for veterans at an SEIU rally outside of the Thompson Center, Chicago.

November 2, 2015 – Rep. Ford joins Senator Harmon and Rep. Lilly at the CLAIM Forum, moderated by Wednesday Journal Editor and Publisher Dan Haley, Oak Park.

October 31, 2015 – Rep. Ford hosts a Halloween Bash for kids, Chicago.

September 23-24, 2015 – Rep. Ford joins in the welcome of Pope Francis to the White House, and attends Pope Francis’ address to the U. S. Congress.

August 28, 2015 – Rep. Ford joins the Ribbon Cutting and the Grand Opening Ceremony for the new Salvation Army Freedom Center, Chicago.

August 10, 2015 – Rep. Ford joins advocates in Springfield in the fight for an elected, representative school board for Chicago Public Schools.

July 18, 2018 – Rep. Ford, Westside Health Authority and others host the 1st Anniversary of the naming of Mandela Road on Mandela’s birthday, and the unveiling of the Dr. Martin Luther King “The Chieftain” statue at Chicago Avenue and Cicero (Mandela Road), Chicago.

July 14, 2015 – Rep. Ford and Westside Health Authority work to relocate Geraldine McCullough’s statue of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, “The Chieftain” to 4800 W. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, with the assistance of Rickie Brown and the West Side Historical Society.

July 10, 2015 – Rep. Ford is a guest on Paul Lisnek’s Politics Tonight on WGN-TV and CLTV to discuss the state budget.

July 3, 2015 – Martasz Smith, CEO of A/C Clamp, demonstrates its use.  Mr. Smith learned from Rep. Ford about the possibility of marketing his product at Wal-Marts, and his product has been accepted after his visit to Wal-Mart Headquarters in Arkansas.

July 4, 2015 – Rep. Ford and his block celebrate the 4th of July, Chicago.

July 3, 2015 – Rep. Ford and MacArthur Alexander host a breakfast and discussion about issues important to formerly incarcerated individuals, MacArthur’s restaurant, Chicago.