Photo Gallery – 2018

October 5, 2018 – Rep. Ford leads a group to Stateville Correctional Center to demand reforms to the Illinois Department of Corrections  Crest Hill, Illinois.

September 29, 2018 – Rep. Ford supports the Jackson Park Golf Association and Chairman Ron Norris at the Inaugural Golf Invitational at Jackson Park, Chicago.

September 29, 2018 – Rep. Ford meets with CHA tenants to discuss solutions to their concerns, Auburn-Gresham, Chicago.

September 29, 2018 – Rep. Ford meets to discuss solutions to violence in Chicago, Chicago.

September 29, 2018 – Rep. Ford presents how to improve our communities by rehabbing abandoned properties, Chicago. 

September 22, 2018 – Rep. Ford supports and runs in the Austin POWER 5K Run, Chicago.

September 17, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts a community meeting at the new Westside Community Triage and Wellness Center for mental health crisis situations, Chicago.

September 4, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts two Town Hall Meetings at Austin Town Hall: West Side Community Development Task Force AND Chicago Police Consent Decree, Chicago.

August 25, 2018 – Reps. Ford, Hernandez and Lilly, and Pastor Anthony Williams lead a discussion on violence, Chicago.

August 15, 2018 – Rep. Ford announces Operation Save Lives with active community groups, Chicago.

August 12, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts a meeting, Organizing for Peace, Chicago. 

August 1, 2018 -Rep. Ford holds a meeting of the West Side Development Task Force, Chicago.

August 1, 2018 – Rep. Ford and Hartgrove Hospital work with peer workers to fight the opioid overdose epidemic, Chicago.

July 31, 2018 – Rep. Ford congratulates and supports the opening of the Westside Community Triage and Wellness Center, Chicago.

 

July 28, 2018 – Rep. Ford leads a discussion on co-parenting, Chicago.

July 21, 2018 – Rep. Ford joins Congressman Davis and others to support the petition drive for improved mental health services in Austin, Chicago.

July 18, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts the 100th Birthday Celebration for Nelson Mandela and the 4th Anniversary of the naming of Mandela Road, Chicago.

July 3, 2018 – Rep. Ford joins Congressman Davis and others in recognizing Reentry Day Illinois 2018, Greyhound Bus Terminal, Chicago.

June 27, 2018 – Rep. Ford joins others to host the Summit of Hope for ex-offenders in Austin, Chicago.

June 3, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts a viewing of the movie “The Birth of a Nation”, and holds a discussion after the movie, Chicago.

May, 2018 – Rep. Ford meets with constituents and stakeholders, Springfield.

May 12, 2018 -Rep. Ford celebrates the Grand Opening of a new small business on Chicago Avenue, Schweet Foods, home of the original homemade Chicago cheesecake, Chicago.

May 9, 2018 -Rep. Ford, an alumnus of Loyola University Chicago, greets the champion Loyola men’s basketball team and Sister Jean Schmidt on the House floor, Springfield.

April 10, 2018 – Rep. Ford salutes his letter carrier Henry Formby on his retirement, Chicago.

April 4, 2018 – To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rep. Ford and community members lay a wreath at the King Statue at Chicago Ave and Mandela Road (Cicero Avenue), Chicago. 

April 4, 2018 – To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rep. Ford hosts at meeting of the West Side Heroin Task Force, Chicago.

March 31, 2018 – Rep. Ford introduced and passed House Resolution 1317  and House Joint Resolution 0046 naming part of Roosevelt Road as Muhammad Ali Road – now the signs are in place, Chicago. 

March 21, 2018 – Rep. Ford introduced and passed House Resolution 0036 naming part of Interstate 55 as the President Barack Obama Expressway – now the signs are in place, Pontiac.

February 24, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts a State of Black Homeownership Town Hall Meeting, Chicago.

February 24, 2018 – Rep. Ford joins Congressman Davis and others at the Conference on the State of Education on the West Side, Chicago.

February 15, 2018 – Rep. Ford joins others to host the premiere of the movie Black Panther, Chicago.

February 4, 2018 – Rep. Ford hosts a Super Bowl Party in efforts to register ex-offenders, Chicago.

February 1, 2018 – Rep. Ford starts the celebration of Black History Month 2018 by holding a press conference and by being joined by more than a dozen state of Illinois agencies to publicize state jobs and contracts, Chicago.

January 20, 2018 – Rep. Ford joins Rep. Welsh for New Year – New You Health and Fitness Activities, Broadview.

January 18, 2018 – Rep. Ford holds a press conference at Herb’s Barber Shop promoting ex-offender issues and voter registration, Chicago.

January 15, 2018 -Rep. Ford hosts his 11th Annual FAMILY HEALTH CHALLENGE to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Oak Park.