• group of people having a meeting
    Ford hosts two Town Hall Meetings at Austin Town Hall: West Side Community Development Task Force AND Chicago Police Consent Decree, Chicago.
  • group of people
    Ford organizes community members and organizations on a March for Peace, Chicago.
  • four people sitting
    Ford, Hernandez and Lilly, and Pastor Anthony Williams lead a discussion on violence, Chicago.
  • public speaking
    Ford announces Operation Save Lives with active community groups, Chicago.
  • man speaking
    Ford speaks at press conference on state funding for education, Chicago.
  • people in a room
    Ford leads a discussion about how to promote Blues Tourism for the West Side, Chicago.
  • group of people standing
    Ford announces Operation Save Lives with successful community groups.
  • group of people
    Ford hosts a meeting, Organizing for Peace, Chicago.
  • meeting of the West Side Development
    Ford holds a meeting of the West Side Development Task Force, Chicago.
  • man speaking
    Ford speaks against the inflow of guns into Chicago.
  • Ford leads a discussion on co-parenting in chicago
    Ford leads a discussion on co-parenting, Chicago.
  • Ford leads a team to sweep up trash at Lake and Central for Earth Day in chicago
    Ford leads a team to sweep up trash at Lake and Central for Earth Day, Chicago.
  • Ford teams with Lynn Allen to host his 10th Annual HEALTH CHALLENGE honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Ford teams with Lynn Allen to host his 10th Annual HEALTH CHALLENGE honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Ford discusses budgetary and policy issues at the States Innovation Exchange (SiX), Washington, D.C .
    Ford discusses budgetary and policy issues at the States Innovation Exchange (SiX), Washington, D.C .
  • Ford recognizes and gives an award of recognition
    Ford recognizes and gives an award of recognition to the outgoing Headquarters Company Commander of the 108th Sustainment Brigade, Captain Elliott Griggs, for his service to our country, Chicago.
  • Ford gives seminar talk
    Ford gives seminar talk, “Restorative Justice in Illinois”, at the John Marshall Law School 23rd Belle R. & Joseph H. Braun Memorial Symposium entitled Restorative Justice in Action: Charting a More Humane Path for Our Criminal Justice System, Chicago.
  • Ford co-organizes the West Side Heroin Task Force Town Hall Meeting in chicago
    Ford co-organizes the West Side Heroin Task Force Town Hall Meeting, Chicago.
  • Ford fights for a $15 minimum wage, Springfield, IL.
    Ford fights for a $15 minimum wage, Springfield, IL.
  • Ford and advocates hold a press conference at the criminal court building
    Ford and advocates hold a press conference at the criminal court building to press presidential candidates to make re-entry issues a priority in the race for President, Chicago.
  • Ford hosts a Job Fair at Austin Public Library
    Ford hosts a Job Fair at Austin Public Library, Chicago.
  • Ford supporting Voter Registration
    Ford supporting Voter Registration, Chicago.
  • Ford joins the Westside NAACP to advocate for the safe-keeping of police misconduct files
    Ford joins the Westside NAACP to advocate for the safe-keeping of police misconduct files, Chicago.
  • Ford rallies community advocates led by the South Austin Coalition
    Ford rallies community advocates led by the South Austin Coalition Community Council (SACCC) to protest proposed cuts to services, Chicago.
  • Ford visits students at Oliver Wendell Holmes Elementary School
    Ford visits students at Oliver Wendell Holmes Elementary School, Chicago. Students had written Rep. Ford letters, and they received certificates in return.
  • Ford at the SRHAC Plaza Arms Community Event
    Ford at the SRHAC Plaza Arms Community Event, Chicago, with Boy Scout Troop 606.
  • Ford and advocates push for funding for child care
    Ford and advocates push for funding for child care at a press conference, Thompson Center, Chicago.
  • Ford views the rehab of his previous office at 5714 W. Division, Chicago
    Ford views the rehab of his previous office at 5714 W. Division, Chicago, which he has donated to become a community center and day care center.
  • Ford and many community organizations and community members
    Ford and many community organizations and community members participate in Shake Up The West Side Town Hall Meeting, Austin Town Hall, Chicago.
  • Ford meets with his advisers
    Ford meets with his advisers in Veterans Affairs, Health, Higher Education, Early Childhood Education, Parks and Recreation, Youth Engagement, Second Chance/Ex-offenders, Media and Community Engagement, Elementary and Secondary School Education, Housing, Small Business and Workforce Development, Energy and Environment, and Arts and Technology for Youth.
  • Ford meets with the Oak Park League of Women Voters
    Ford meets with the Oak Park League of Women Voters, Oak Park.
  • Ford hosts a Youth Town Hall Meeting
    Ford hosts a Youth Town Hall Meeting at By the Hand, Chicago.
  • Ford listening to Austin residents talk about jobs and foreclosed homes
    Ford listening to Austin residents talk about jobs and foreclosed homes.
  • Ford hosts Workforce Development Labor Day Open House at the Paul Simon Chicago Job Corps Center, Chicago
    Ford hosts Workforce Development Labor Day Open House at the Paul Simon Chicago Job Corps Center, Chicago.
  • Ford participated on a judge’s panel assessing student presentations on violence prevention, Austin
    Ford participated on a judge’s panel assessing student presentations on violence prevention, Austin.