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McCormick Foundation Executive Fellows Celebrate Holidays and Early Childhood Leadership!

Celebrating the holidays with McCormick Foundation Executive Fellows at the Early Childhood Leadership Academy's recent holiday party. It was once again so inspiring to spend time and talk about the importance of early childhood education last week with other fellows at the Erikson institute. Many of these women and men are lifelong early childhood educato...

Northshore YWCA - Empowering Women and Supporting Families

Last night, I had the honor of joining 600 other community members from many Northshore communities to celebrate the Evanston/Northshore YWCA. The YW is such an asset to our communities, especially because of the work it does in supporting women and children who are victims of domestic violence. I know from personal experience that the YWCA crisis interven...

Special Education and Access to Mental Health Services Top of Mind This Week -

I've been struck by the number of parents of special needs students and special education educators I have spoken to over the past week while knocking on doors. District 65 has embraced inclusion since before I was elected to the school board. In fact, my concerns about our proper resourcing of the implementation of this program were one of the reasons I ra...

Remember our Shared Humanity

From the Campaign Trail So, I have been knocking on doors every day for about three hours. And, before you gasp - it's been the most fun part of this campaign thus far. Here's one funny story from yesterday. I was trying to leave an apartment building yesterday after talking with a nice man who would not sign my petition because he grew up in Russia an...

Candance Chow announces her run for Illinois State Representative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE info@candancechow.com September 19, 2017 312-286-9036 CANDANCE CHOW RUNNING FOR 17th DISTRICT STATE REP. Long-time progressive leader and Evansto...