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August 18, 2016 - 4 PM

December 15, 2016 - 4 PM

March 15, 2018

April 20 2017- 4 PM

February 15, 2018

The Commision was established on April 12, 2016.  Commission Jesús "Chuy" García was the chief sponsor of the ordinance that called for "ESTABLISHING THE COOK COUNTY COMMISSION ON SOCIAL INNOVATION FOR JOB CREATION, WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION, AND INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT." 


Commissioner García has appointed the members of the commission, that which includes Vice Chairman Marc Lane - former chairman of the State of Illinois Social Innovation Task Force, and economic development expert and author.  Together, they have assembled a great cohort for the Cook County Commission on Social Innovation that is made up thoughts leaders in the non-profit sector, Cook County government heads of department, economic development experts and community builders.    

May 18 2017- 4 PM

October 19, 2017- 4 PM

Meeting Agendas


August 19, 2017- 4 PM

March 16, 2017- 4 PM​

On November 17, 2017, the Commission released it's first annual report.

Archives

January 19, 2017- 4 PM

The Commission recommended the creation of an incentive for Social Enterprises in the Cook County Procurement Code.  On October 11, 2017 the Social Enterprise Ordinance was approved by the Cook County Board of Commissioners.  

October 20, 2016 - 4 PM

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June 22, 2017- 4 PM

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COOK COUNTY COMMISSION ON

SOCIAL INNOVATION