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Empower Equity: Driving Cannabis Reform in IL

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The story of Cannabis Equity IL Coalition is one of remarkable growth, unwavering commitment, and impactful advocacy for a fair and inclusive cannabis industry in Illinois.

Expanded Reentry Services:
Recognizing the challenges faced by individuals reintegrating into society post-incarceration, the Coalition has deepened its commitment. Through expanded reentry programming and direct legal services, they are not only offering support but actively forging pathways to brighter futures for those in need.

Expanding Policy Advocacy:
In the realm of policy, the Coalition isn't merely keeping pace – they're leading the charge. Their advocacy efforts have gained momentum, marked by dedicated meetings, strategic discussions, and tangible progress in advancing legislation for a more equitable Illinois, from local communities to the state capital.

Why Your Support Matters:
Supporting the Coalition isn't just about making a donation; it's about investing in a future where equity is tangible. Every contribution directly fuels impactful initiatives, expanding access to legal services and amplifying advocacy for fair policies. Together, strides are taken toward an inclusive cannabis industry where everyone has a voice.

The fundraising goal will be allocated towards the following critical areas:

  • Expungement Services: Funding a full-time attorney dedicated to providing record clearing services to individuals in Cook County.
  • Policy Advocacy: Operation of the 501(c)4 organization, supporting the work of two part-time lobbyists.Funding for lobbyist fees and expenses, including working hours and trips to Springfield.
  • CEIC Building: Rental of office space for the year 2024. Renovation of a building for CEIC's permanent relocation in 2024/25.
  • Operations: Expansion of the organizing capacity, including hiring additional organizers and increase working hours. Establishment of organizers throughout Chicagoland to strengthen our community presence.

Join The Movement:
The Coalition believes in the power of unity. Whether through financial support or advocacy, joining their cause signifies a belief in a future where equity thrives. Together, they're forging ahead to build a cannabis industry reflective of the diversity and resilience of their communities.

Join the movement, support the cause, and together, let's shape a brighter tomorrow.
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Cannabis Equity IL Coalition
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Chicago, IL
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