Forefront's Journey towards
Advancing Racial Equity

Forefront’s Advancing Racial Equity (ARE) Committee is committed to supporting the advancement of racial equity on behalf of the Forefront team as well as infusing and operationalizing racial equity strategies within our mission and core offerings. Watch a conversation with Committee leaders about how Forefront, in partnership with our Members throughout Illinois, is activating racial equity as a core value.

Watch the conversation

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Save the Date for
Forefront's 2nd Virtual Summit

Our 2021 Virtual Summit, on Thursday, June 17, will highlight the powerful interconnectivity of our sector as we collectively address—and work to overcome—the complex racial inequities affecting our state while honoring the rich diversity of Illinois.

Follow this page for updates about our upcoming summit.

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Peer Skill Share:
Now accepting advisors and requests

Forefront's Peer Skill Share (PSS) is a Member benefit that connects you with professionals from across the state to learn, network, and grow your skills. Have talents you can share? Join us as an advisor. Have a question, a hurdle, or just want advice on your work and processes? Fill out a PSS request and Forefront will match you with a talented colleague who can help you take the next step.

Learn more about Peer Skill Share

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