PRÓXIMOS EVENTOS

Petition Party and Phone Banking

November 18th 6pm
 – 
617 N. Raynor Ave

We will be notarizing the last of the petition so if you have some that need to be notarized please come on over!


Door to door in Bolingbrook

Sunday, Oct. 27th from 11 AM - 2 PM
 – 
Starbucks: 699 E Boughton Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440


Knocking on Doors in Aurora

Saturday, Oct. 26th from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 – 
710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL 60505


Halloween Fundraiser

Friday, October 25th from 6:00-8:00 PM
 – 
The Home of Alison and David Squires - 100 Terry Dr., Sugar Grove, IL
$20 with costume and $25 without costume

This event is going to be off the hook! Alison goes all out at Halloween. There will be games for kids and drinks for adults - join us for all of the fun!


Knocking on Doors in Joliet

Thursday, Oct. 24th from 3:30-6:30 PM
 – 
617 N. Raynor Ave., Joliet, IL


Knocking on Doors in Aurora

Sunday, October 13th from 3:00 - 7:00 PM
 – 
710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL 60505

Knocking on doors in Aurora, IL for Rachel Ventura and other progressives who are running for office.


Friday Phonebanking

Friday, Oct. 11th from 4:00-8:00 PM
 – 
710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL

Making phone calls to voters. Bring a laptop and cell phone if you have one.


Knocking on Doors in New Lenox

Saturday, Oct. 12th from 2:30 - 5:30 PM
 – 
Starbucks (211 E Maple St., New Lenox, IL)

We will be out in New Lenox collecting petition signatures for Erin, Joanne, and Rachel. Please come out and show your support for these excellent candidates! If you want to grab a coffee first come a little early! We want to take some group pictures with each candidate so bring a friend too!


Office is Open for Data Entry and other Volunteer Work

Mondays 6:00 - 9:00 PM, Tuesday 12:00 - 4:00 PM, Wednesday 12:00 - 4:00 PM, Friday 12:00 - 4:00 PM
 – 
617 N. Raynor Ave, Joliet IL 60435

Come help us in the Joliet Office


Phone Banking for Rachel Ventura

October 14, 2019 6:00 to 9:00 pm
 – 
617 N Raynor Ave. Joliet, Illnois 60435
Bring phone. phone charger, and be ready to call voters from the script provided.


Knocking on Doors in Oswego, IL

Sunday, October 6, 2019 4:30-7:30 PM
 – 
Panera Bread Oswego 1450 Douglas Ave., Oswego, IL
Contact John Laesch 630.878.7454 / john@rachelfventura.com


Knocking on Doors in Aurora, IL

Sunday, October 6, 2019 12:00-3:30 PM
 – 
710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL 60505
Contact John Laesch 630.878.7454 / john@rachelfventura.com


Knocking on Doors in Bolingbrook, IL

Saturday, October 5, 2019 1:30 PM - 6:30 PM
 – 
1325 Remington, Romeoville, IL 60446
Meet at UAW strike, in the computershare parking lot


UAW Strike Support with Our Revolution Solidarity

Saturday, October 5, 2019 11 AM - 1:00 PM
 – 
1355 Remington Blvd, Bolingbrook, IL 60490

Stand in Solidarity with Striking United Auto Workers this Saturday at 11am as they finish their third week. Our Revolution, Will County Progressives, Progressives of Kane County, and Rachel Ventura for Congress will be joining the GM workers as well as the Steelworkers! Let's show support in the fight for worker justice! If you can swing by for an hour or two, that would be fantastic!

Please wear either

a) UAW shirt

b) Red shirtt

c) Our Revolution Shirt

d) Rachel Ventura Shirt


Door to door in Montgomery, IL

Friday, October 4, 2019 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
 – 
283 Montgomery Rd., Montgomery, IL
Meeting in the parking lot of Poor Boy's Pub

Contact John Laesch 630.878.7454 / john@rachelfventura.com


Knocking on Doors in Aurora, IL

Thursday, October 3, 2019 4:00-7:30 PM
 – 
710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL 60505

Contact John Laesch 630.878.7454 / john@rachelfventura.com


Door to door in Montgomery, IL

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
 – 
283 Montgomery Rd., Montgomery, IL
Meeting in the parking lot of Poor Boy's Pub

Contact John Laesch 630.878.7454 / john@rachelfventura.com


KNOCKING ON DOORS IN AURORA

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:00-7:00 PM
 – 
710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL 60505


Solidarity with UAW

Monday, September 30, 2019 4:00 PM
 – 
1355 Remington Blvd, Bolingbrook, IL 60490
Wear Red


KNOCKING ON DOORS IN CREST HILL

Sunday, September 29, 2:00 - 6:30 PM
 – 
The Southern Cafe Crest Hill -1819 Knapp St, Crest Hill, IL 60403


KNOCKING ON DOORS IN BOLINGBROOK

Friday September 27, 2019, 4:00 - 8:00 PM
 – 
Starbucks - 699 E Boughton Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440


Solidarity with UAW

Monday, September 23, 2019 11:00 AM
 – 
1355 Remington Blvd, Bolingbrook, IL 60490


Climate Strike - Supporting a Green New Deal

September 20, 2019 3:30 pm
 – 
Naperville Riverwalk: Oliver Hoffman Pavilion 320 W Jackson Ave Naperville, Illinois 60540
Additional Parking available at 670 W Jackson Ave

Join us for a Climate Strike event in beautiful downtown Naperville at the Oliver Hoffman Pavilion (320 W Jackson Ave., Naperville, IL 60540) on Friday, Sept. 20th from 3:30-6:00 PM. This is the international day for a climate strike to draw attention to the looming crisis. We will have a few speakers around 4:30 PM. Please share this event with friends who are aware that there is a climate crisis, but have not yet taken any action to do something about it.

Thank you for signing up to attend this important climate action on the international day for a climate strike! We are inviting the media and we hope you can invite more people! Please share this event on social media and by inviting people via e-mail. We won't change the will of our lawmakers until we have hundreds and thousands marching in the street for change!

Bring signs, take time off of work and/or school to send a message that this is an important issue!

Download Flyer Here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/kczv3emhjmvg74p/Climate%20Strike%20Flyer.pdf?dl=0


Mexican Independence Day Parade

September 14, 2019
 – 
Collins St. and Columbia St.
Free for campaign volunteers


Criminal Justice Reform Round Table

September 12, 2019 6:00 pm
 – 
Joliet Downtown Library: 150 N. Ottawa, Joliet IL 60432

The round table currently includes:

Vince Gaddis (Aurora, IL) - Dr. Gaddis is a Professor of History at Benedictine University. He writes and researches on issues of race, class and social justice and is a frequent workshop presenter and facilitator on these issues.

Garland Mays (Joliet, IL) - Garland is a community leader who is President of the Forest Park Neighborhood Council, he is the President of Building Bright Communities, and was recently appointed to the Housing Authority of Joliet.

Ernest Crim III (Joliet, IL) - Ernest is an inspirational teacher at Joliet Central High School. He currently organizes events to empower the youth and serves as a member for his school's "Brother-to-Brother" club and the Black Student Union.

Randy Ryder (Aurora, IL) - Randy is a community activist in Aurora, IL through the organization African American Men of Unity (AAMOU). He has been an advocate for fundamental change to our criminal justice system.

Charlotte Droogan (Bolingbrook, IL) - Charlotte is a strong advocate for Black Lives Matter and focuses on the importance of including all people in addressing the struggles that minorities face in America. She is a well-known activist in Will County.

Nicholas Richard-Thompson (Aurora, IL) - Nicholas currently works for the City of Aurora in their media department. He has been doing research for the Ventura campaign and took a leadership role in organizing this event.

Rachel Ventura (D-Joliet) is the progressive democrat challenging U.S. Representative, Bill Foster (D-Naperville). Ventura currently holds a seat on the Will County Board, District 9, and is the Business Director at Legendary Games. The Democratic Primary Election between her and Foster will be held on Tuesday, March 17, 2020. Ventura is a resident of Joliet, IL and the mother of twin girls.


Signature Collection (Aurora)!

September 13, 2019 4:00 PM
 – 
Aurora Office: 710 S. 4th St., Aurora, IL 60505
Wear your walking shoes!


Signature Collection Kickoff (Naperville)!

September 8, 2019 1:00 pm
 – 
229 Brooklea Court, Naperville, IL 60565
Wear your walking shoes!


Signature Collection Kickoff! (Bolingbrook)

September 7, 2019 10:00 am
 – 
Starbucks - 699 E Boughton Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Wear your walking shoes!


AURORA TRAIN STATION - PETITION GATHERING

September 6, 2019 6:00 AM
 – 
233 N Broadway, Aurora, IL 60505, USA


Signature Collection Kickoff (Aurora)!

September 4, 2019 4:00 pm
 – 
721 McClaran Ave., Aurora, IL 60506
Wear your walking shoes!


Signature Collection Kickoff (Joliet)!

September 3, 2019 4:00 pm
 – 
617 N Raynor Ave, Joliet IL 60435
Wear your walking shoes!


Petition Gathering - Joliet Train Station

September 3, 2019 6:30 AM
 – 
Joliet Train Station - 90 E Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60432


Volunteer Outreach

August 26, 2019 6:00 PM
 – 
617 N. Raynor Ave, Joliet, IL 60435

We will be contacting other volunteers and networking. We will also be training on collecting signatures and phone banking. There is office work available too, data entry and filing. Please join us for this productive event while we get to know each other!


PROGRESSIVES OF KANE COUNTY DEBATE WATCH PARTY

July 30, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM
 – 
Crosstown Pub, 1890 Mill St., Batavia, IL 60510


PUERTO RICAN PARADE AND FESTIVAL

July 28 2019 11:30 am
 – 
Corner of Benton and Broadway in downtown, Aurora, IL


NEW LENOX PROUD AMERICAN DAYS

July 26, 2019 6:30 pm
 – 
601 E. Lincoln Hwy, New Lenox, IL 60451


Sunday Social and How to Win!

July 28, 2019 4:00 pm
 – 
617 N. Raynor Ave, Joliet IL 60435
Come for the drinks, stay for the info!


Announcement (Aurora)

July 20, 2019 2:00 pm
 – 
Stolp Island Gazebo
The Gazebo is covered and in the rare instance of rain, the show will go on!


Anuncio (Joliet)

July 20, 2019 10:00 am
 – 
Chicago St & Van Buren St Plaza
There is a near by parking garage so in the rare instance of rain, the show will go on!