August 2021 Update
Upcoming Programs
As 2021 advances, we recommend the following upcoming programs that are sponsored or co-sponsored by the PACC or our partner agencies (please click on buttons for further details):
Free Business Education Workshops
Offered by City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP)
August 12
Lunchtime Session: Returning to Work Protocols

Join Julianna Walo from Kelly Kronenberg for a presentation on keeping employees safe and avoiding worker's compensation claims.

Outdoor Summer Concert Series
August 7, 14, 21, 28 music lovers of all ages can come enjoy live bands at the Copernicus Center in Jefferson Park. 

The Moods and Foods Concert Series

On Thursdays this summer and fall, Woodard Plaza will be transformed into a community gathering spot for food and entertainment.
September 24
Polonia Cup

Join the 4th annual Polonia Cup golf outing hosted by the Copernicus Center and PACC
September 19
Nautical Night by Polish American Medical Society - Junior Board

This is a celebration of the 3rd and 75th anniversary of Junior PAMs and PAMs, respectively, as well as an opportunity to fundraise for our annual medical scholarships.
August 12
North Side 2022 Budget Engagement Forum
This event provides opportunities for residents to speak directly to senior leaders across the Mayor's Office and every City department about values and priorities as we enter into a very important budget season.
Hire Chicago Event
Throughout August, Hire Chicago will provide employers the opportunity to find the diverse talent pipeline they need to remain competitive and real opportunities for Chicagoans to pursue their passions through free virtual career exploration, learning, and hiring events. If you are currently seeking to fill positions at your company, Hire Chicago can connect you to the talent you need.
Due Sept. 20
High School Translation Competition
Are you a high school student? Do you speak a less commonly taught language? Join the translation competition organized by the EU Center at the University of Illinois! Contact with any questions.
August - October
Food Truck Festivals Fridays
11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M. Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington. Go check out the return of Food Truck Festivals at The Daley Plaza until October 15th.
August 21
Charity Golf Tournament
The 2nd Annual “Golf na Obcasach” Charity Tournament will take place on Saturday, August 21 st at the beautiful Blackstone Golf Club in Marengo, IL and that the proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Gift from the Heart Foundation (Dar Serca.) Polskie Radio 1030 and TV Polvision are proud to continue the tradition of working with the Polish American Golf Club in support of the local Polish American charities.
Milwaukee Ave Corridor (MAC) Project
Fullerton/Milwaukee TIF
The TIF is intended to help rehabilitate existing buildings, assemble and prepare land for new uses, and install streetscape elements that reinforce neighborhood identity.
Fund Raising for Cazale, Haiti, at the Red Apple
Sept. 28 Virtual Aerospace and Defense Luncheon
Challenges and Opportunities for A&D Companies in Entering Joint Ventures in Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021
12:00 - 1:30 PM (EDT)
Illinois Car Dealers Are Suing Rivian, a Company Selling Cars Directly to Consumers following Tesla’s Footsteps from Julianna Walo at Kelly Kronenberg.
Congratulations to PACC Member Paulina Garga-Chmiel on being promoted to Principal of Chuhak & Tecson P.C!

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Contact the PACC office at
(773) 505-1639 or for further information.
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