Elk Grove Township Will Be Offering Free Career Seminars In 2020
Elk Grove Township Employment Support Center has resources and services for job-seeking residents that includes: resume review, job search help, tips and unconventional ways to find jobs, resource materials, computers, printers, and free seminars. Our staff is ready to serve those who are seeking a new opportunity! We have multiple job listings posted on our resource board in the main hallway and dozens more that are sent out via email blast. If you, or someone you know is looking for employment, please call us at 224-222-0935.
The following is a list of FREE Career Seminars that will be presented in 2020. Please note that all Seminars will be held from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Elk Grove Township Offices (use East entrance) located at 600 Landmeier Road, Elk Grove Village. (Click here for some additional information.)
March 25 – “Picture Perfect: The Winning You!”
Learn how to present yourself in the best way to get the job you want. Topics include: Interview Prep, Dress for Success, etc.
May 20 – “Job Seeker’s Toolkit: Application Info Sheet, Resume, and LinkedIn Profile”
What you need to succeed effectively & efficiently.
September 2 – “… a little help from my friends”
Focusing on your circle of friends, acquaintances, and ex-work associates for job leads.
November 4– Interviewing 101: How to Answer the “Killer Questions”
Increase your skills and confidence when responding to challenging interview questions.
Presenter: John Chalekian
Managing COVID-19 Related Anxiety
Important Notice Regarding Increase in Passport Acceptance Fees – Effective Monday, April 2, 2018
The Federal Office of Management and Budget has increased the passport acceptance fee (execution fee) from $25 to $35. Other fees for passport services remain the same. Customers may apply for their passports through April 1st to avoid paying the higher acceptance fee. The final rule for the acceptance fee was published in the Federal Register on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Use this link to view the details that can be found on the Federal Register.
Request for Proposal (RFP) – Video Production of Township Board Meetings
Elk Grove Township invites all qualified vendors to submit responses to this Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Video Production of our Township Board of Trustees’ Meetings which are typically the fourth Monday of each month. Please click here for the complete RFP requirements and details.
Sign up for the Coast2Coast Prescription Card
To Register for a Coast2Coast Rx Card (“The Card”) Click here then click on the letter “E” to then choose “Elk Grove Township, Illinois”. Provide any needed information and then if you want to text, email, print or share a copy of The Card . It is a free discount prescription card honored by more than 59,000 pharmacies nationwide and it offers discounts on more than 60,000 drugs. Just follow the easy instructions to register and then begin to receive possible discounts on your medications, dental care, eye care and pet medication costs.
Sample and Information for Coast2Coast Rx Card
Elk Grove Township has a Vet Center Licensed Clinical Social Worker for Combat Veterans and their families.
- You can schedule an appointment with Tim Heiney by calling him at 847.332.1019 or via email at Timothy.Heiney@VA.Gov
- Click here for additional details.
Agency Grant Application –
Fiscal year 2020-2021 applications are available below and are due Wednesday, February 5, 2020
- Elk Grove Township Agency Grant Application 2020-2021
- Elk Grove Township Agency Grant Application 2020-2021 (Word Version)
Click on the links below to see the many Agency’s funded by Elk Grove Township:
- A Caring Place
- Amita Health
- Catholic Charities
- Center for Enriched Living
- Children’s Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County
- Clearbrook Center
- Community Connections Center
- Community Education Township High School District 214
- Connections of Illinois
- Escorted Transportation Services
- Faith Community Homes
- HandsOn Suburban Chicago
- Journeys the Road Home
- Kenneth Young Center – Community Mental Health and Senior Services
- Life Span
- Little City Foundation
- Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
- Maryville Academy
- Northwest Community Healthcare Foundation
- Northwest Compass
- Northwest Suburban Day Care Center
- Resources for Community Living
- Salvation Army
- Search, Inc.
- Shelter, Inc.
- Northwest Special Recreation Association
- Suburban Primary Health/Access to Care
Links to our Surrounding Communities:
- Village of Arlington Heights
- City of Des Plaines
- Village of Elk Grove
- Village of Mt. Prospect
- City of Rolling Meadows