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

Reservations are appreciated.  Call to reserve your seating – 224-222-0935 or JobHelp@ElkGroveTownship.Com

 

Managing COVID-19 Related Anxiety

Click here for further information regarding some strategies that may help you during these unprecedented times.

 

 

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.

 

Agency Grant Application  – 

Fiscal year 2020-2021 applications are available below and are due Wednesday, February 5, 2020

 

Click on the links below to see the many Agency’s funded by Elk Grove Township:

Links to our Surrounding Communities: