Tag Archives: Rick Guzman

The Neighbor Project Highlighted as Rick Guzman Receives Award from NIU Law

The VIDEO below shows Rick Guzman’s speech upon receiving the 2019 Young Alumnus of the Year Award from the Northern Illinois University College of Law, presented at the Union League Club in Chicago.  The citation reads: “Rick is the Executive … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Social Change | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Neighbor Project Challenge: BE the Neighbor

May 11, 2019.  Just a year after Emmanuel House and The Joseph Corporation merged to become The Neighbor Project, the new organization held its very first Gala fund raiser in one of Aurora’s newest premium venues: Bureau Gravity, just across … Continue reading

Posted in Music & Media Podcasts, Social Change | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Racial Wealth Gap

Every time I see a headline like the one below—“Racial Bias Among EMTs?”—I’m almost never surprised any more.  I have a big stack of reports from the Chicago Tribune detailing facts that black people, especially, get the poorest health care … Continue reading

Posted in Social Change | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment