MASK Fundraiser Recap

Thank you to everyone who came to the Moving Forward Chicago Kickoff Event on Wednesday, April 5th and helped donate funds for Mothers Against Senseless Killings. Together we raised over $2,500 for MASK! Thank you as well to all the organizations that donated prizes for the raffle and to Empirical Brewing for hosting us.

As Leslie introduced at the event, there are numerous ways to support Moving Forward and the causes we are focused on:

  • Wednesday, April 12th from 3-7PM, join MASK for a sit-out at Washington and Central avenues
  • Call your state representative to support the Automatic Voter Registration act (Illinois house bill 3695)
  • Sign up for Planned Parenthood Action Alerts at
  • Join us for the People's Climate March Chicago put on by the Sierra Club on Saturday, April 29th at noon starting at 230 S Dearborn

If you didn't get a chance to sign-up for the weekly email list, please email us at and we'll get you added. Stay tuned to this News section on the website and to the Events page for future Moving Forward Chicago and other upcoming community events.

Thank you again from the Moving Forward team!