Events 2019-08-01T12:09:32-06:00

Events

Alderman Leslie Hairston & The Lakeside Alliance: Builder of the Obama Presidential Center – First Contractor Outreach Meeting

Join Alderman Hairston & the Lakeside Alliance: Builder of the Obama Presidential Center for their first Contractor Outreach Meeting!

Hear project updates, meet the team and network!

When & Where:

Thursday, Aug. 8, 10:00am – 12:00pm , South Shore Cultural Center 7059 S. South Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60649

Please register by Aug. 7th

For questions: Call or email Tracy Gary at 312.277.2177 or tgary@lakesidealliance.com

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Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Electrician Info Session

Join us for an Electrician Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and Maurice King of the Local IBEW 134 and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Painters Info Session

Join us for a Painters Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Laborers Info Session

Join us for a Laborers Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Electrician Info Session

Join us for an Electrician Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and Maurice King of the Local IBEW 134 and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

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Construction Career Information Session Presented by CISCO

Join us on the below dates at 5pm for a Construction Career Information Session with the Lakeside Alliance and CISCO to learn about construction opportunities. Please reach out with any questions to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

Thursday, August 15th  / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 19th / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 17th / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 21st / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 19th / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

Local 63 Fence Apprenticeship (Click for Application)

Apprenticeship Openings:
Local 63 Fence Apprenticeship Program is now accepting applications.  Applicants must obtain an Intent to Hire letter to apply.

Construction Career Information Session Presented by Operating Engineers Local 150

Join us on June 27, 2019 at 5pm for a Construction Career Information Session with the Lakeside Alliance and Operating Engineers Local 150 to learn about construction opportunities. Please reach out with any questions to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

June 27, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

Construction Career Information Session Presented by CISCO

Join us on June 20, 2019 at 5pm for a Construction Career Information Session with the Lakeside Alliance and CISCO to learn about construction opportunities. Please reach out with any questions to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

June 20, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

Ceramic Tile Layers Information Session

Join us on May 1, 2019 at 5pm for a Ceramic Tile Layers Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

CISCO – Introduction to Apprenticeship Information Session

Join us on April 18, 2019 at 5pm for a CISCO Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

Thursday, April 18, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 p.m.

[CANCELLED] Chicagoland Laborer’s District Council Information Session

Join us on April 17, 2019 at 5pm for a Chicagoland Laborer’s District Council Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

We Can Build It Construction Training & Career Expo

The State of Illinois has projected $20-$40 billion dollars in construction spending over the next decade.
Interested in building a career in this booming market?
Attend the Construction Training and Career Expo!

“We Can Build It” is a partnership led by Chicago Women in Trades and formed between the workforce system, contractors, apprenticeship programs and training providers. The partnership is also in alliance with Illinois Tollway, CTA, and Department of Aviation…Connecting Community Residents to Construction Careers.

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Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters Apprentice & Training Program Applications

Effective, Monday, March 4, 2019, applications for future Pre-Apprentice “GENERAL CONSTRUCTION” carpentry training classes will be accepted at the Apprentice Program Office, 1256 Estes Avenue, Elk Grove Village, IL, Monday thru Friday, 9:30am to 4:00pm. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

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Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Electrician Info Session

Join us on Feb. 12, 2019 for an Electrician Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and Maurice King of the Local IBEW 134 and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

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Entrepreneurial Info Session (Session 1 Cancelled, Session 2 is Continued)

Join us on February 13th for an Entrepreneurial Info Session with Fifth Third Bank. Please reach out with any questions and RSVP to tgary@lakesidealliance.com.

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Local 130 Plumbers Union Accepting Applications

The Plumbers Joint Apprenticeship Committee, Local 130, will begin accepting applications for the plumbing apprenticeship program from Jan. 22 through Feb. 21. Applications will be accepted in person only from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, and from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

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HACIA Monthly Meeting

Join us for the HACIA Membership Meeting, a great forum to network with other members and gain leads!

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 / East Bank Club – 500 N Kingsbury St, Chicago, IL 60654 / 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Carpenter Info Session

Join us on Dec. 4, 2018 for a Carpenter Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 / Lakeside Alliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Resource Center: Electrician Info Session

Join us on Nov. 28, 2018 for an Electrician Info Session with the Lakeside Alliance and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 / Lakeside ALliance Resource Center – 1750 E. 71st St. Chicago, IL 60649 / 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance: Malcolm X Career Fair

Join us on October 11, 2018 for the Malcolm X College Career Fair with the Lakeside Alliance and learn about opportunities available. Please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 / Malcolm X College – 1900 W. Jackson Blvd. Chicago, IL 60612 / 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Meet & Greet: 28th, 29th, 37th Ward

Join us on September 20 ,2018 for a meet & greet with the Lakeside Alliance hosted by the 28th Ward Alderman Jason C. Ervin, 29th Ward Alderman Chris Taliaferro, 37th Ward Alderman Emma Mitts. If interested, please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Thursday, September 20, 2018 / Garfield Park Gold Dome Field House – 100 N. Central Park Ave. Chicago, IL 60624 / 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Meet & Greet: 6th Ward

Join us on September 12, 2018 for a meet & greet with the Lakeside Alliance hosted by the 6th Ward Alderman Roderick Sawyer. If interested, please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 / 6th Ward Community Room – 706 E. 79th St. Chicago, IL 60619 / 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Meet & Greet: 3rd & 4th Ward

Join us on June 21 at the Illinois College of Optometry for a meet & greet with the Lakeside Alliance hosted by the 3rd Ward Alderman Pat Dowell & 4th Ward Alderman Sophia King. If interested, please reach out with any questions to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Thursday, June 21, 2018 / Illinois College of Optometry – 3241 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60616 / 6:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance Career & Training Opportunities Fair

Join us on May 3, 2018 at Olive-Harvey College for a career & training opportunities fair. If interested, please click the fillable form link below, download and fill out the document and email it to pbrown@lakesidealliance.com.

Thursday, May 3, 2018 / Olive-Harvey College – 10001 S. Woodlawn Ave. Chicago, Illinois 60628 / 6:00 p.m.

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Lakeside Alliance: Builder of the Obama Presidential Center Meet & Greet

Alderman Leslie Hairston invites you to meet the Lakeside Alliance team and learn more about upcoming opportunities.

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 / South Shore Cultural Center – 7059 S. Shore Dr. Chicago, IL 60649 / 6:00 p.m.

Chicago Business Opportunity Fair (CBOF) hosted by Chicago Minority Diversity Council

Lakeside Alliance will conduct One-on-Ones with interested subcontractors. 

The Chicago Business Opportunity Fair (CBOF) is the longest running multi-day conference and trade fair of focused on economic empowerment of minority business enterprises. Originally called the Business Opportunity Day in 1967, the success of the interactions between corporations and minority-owned businesses evolved with dramatic fashion. The Business Opportunity Day was eventually organized by the Chicago Regional Purchasing Council, which ultimately blossomed into the National Minority Supplier Development Council in 1972.

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