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Date registered: July 3, 2014

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  1. October Update from Chicago — October 3, 2016
  2. Open Letter of Solidarity with Standing Rock and Everyone Resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline — September 14, 2016
  3. August in Chicago –it’s happening! — August 11, 2016
  4. Upcoming Community Dinners — July 1, 2016
  5. Looking for opportunities to volunteer? — June 20, 2016

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  1. February Updates — 2 comments
  2. Introduction to Black & Pink Solitary in Illinois blog series — 1 comment
  3. Chicago Chapter – August Updates — 1 comment

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January Updates

E-mail blackandpinkchicago@gmail.com for more details about any of the following and to get connected. We’re welcoming new outside penpals! Several beautiful replies–poems, cards, artwork–to our holiday card mailing! Also some criticism that we’re taking time to reflect upon and respond to. We’re prioritizing penpal matching, with a new in-person process to be rolled out at a city-wide …

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December Updates

Lots has happened this past month as we close out the year and look forward to 2015! E-mail blackandpinkchicago@gmail.com for more details about any of the following and to get connected… We had two Neighborhood Penpal Meet-ups in November: Pilsen on November 16th and Rogers Park on November 19th. Our next one will be in Logan Square …

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November Updates

October was a big month for us, and lots is coming up! E-mail blackandpinkchicago@gmail.com for more details about any of the following and to get connected… We had a free-world chapter retreat on October 18-19th, that was attended by 14 people, including one of our members recently released from prison, several new volunteers, a few super committed …

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Chicago Chapter – August Updates

July Highlights: -Several new volunteers have joined us for our weekly mail processing evening, where we maintain regular communication with inside members and take new requests for pen-pals. -We hosted our first neighborhood pen-pal meet-up on the far north side in Rogers Park, Chicago. -On July 23rd, we hosted an Orientation and Info-Session for new volunteers. …

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