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The Chicago Community Trust Releases Giving in Chicago Report

JT was proud to play a role in the release of The Chicago Community Trust’s Giving in Chicago report, the first comprehensive study of individual, corporate and foundation giving in the six-county metropolitan Chicago region that examines patterns of charitable giving by households and corporations across Chicagoland. The report, conducted by the Indiana University Lilly …

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Carly Olsman Promoted to Vice President of Events & International Advance

We are excited to announce that Carly Olsman has been promoted to Vice President of Events & International Advance at Jasculca Terman Strategic Communications (JT). Carly has always performed at the highest levels of the trade. She executes her projects with poise and great effectiveness, and our clients appreciate her tremendous work ethic. Carly will …

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JT and The Chicago Community Trust Recognized With Honorable Mention

Jasculca Terman and The Chicago Community Trust placed second, earning honorable mention in PRWeek’s national “Nonprofit Campaign of the Year” award for the On the Table 2014 initiative. JT worked in collaboration with the Trust on every facet of On the Table, including outreach to engage participants from every Chicago neighborhood and residential zip code, …

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JT and The Chicago Community Trust Named The Winner of PR News Nonprofit Awards

We’re excited to announce that Jasculca Terman and The Chicago Community Trust have been named the winner of the PR News Nonprofit Awards in the category of public affairs/issues management for the On the Table 2014 initiative.  On the Table was designed to commemorate the Trust’s 99th anniversary and to generate ideas, inspire bold solutions, and cultivate …

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University of Chicago Announces Five Urban Labs

JT was proud to play a role in University of Chicago’s announcement of five urban labs, meant to tackle some of the toughest urban challenges through study and action. U.S. HUD Secretary Julian Castro gave powerful keynote remarks, and Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in a lively panel focused on the …

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JT Manages Good Samaritan Hospital’s 2014 Festival

On November 1st, JT had the pleasure of managing logistics for Good Samaritan Hospital’s 2014 Festival, entitled “Unveiling Our Vision.” The event was  held at the Oakbrook Hilton and more than 400 guests attended the fundraiser to benefit the advancement and expansion of Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. Guests were entertained by four live acrobatic performances.

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JT Manages SOS Children’s Villages of Illinois Grand Opening of the Roosevelt Square Village

JT was pleased to provide strategic counsel, event management and media outreach services for the SOS Children’s Villages of Illinois Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on October 28, 2014. This ceremony welcomed Illinois’ third SOS village, which will provide a unique community of 14 individual homes to support up to 84 children in foster care, ages birth …

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Jessica Thunberg Returns to JT as Vice President of Business Strategies

We are excited to announce that Jessica Thunberg has rejoined JT as vice president of business strategies after spending the past year building the community engagement and outreach department for a large suburban education system outside Chicago. Jessica is a smart, savvy communications professional who brings great energy to every project and is able to …

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JT Manages Latino Policy Forum “Latinos on the Move” Policy Breakfast

On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, the Latino Policy Forum hosted its fourth annual policy breakfast. The event informed hundreds of key civic and corporate leaders about the importance of Latinos in the state of Illinois. The nation’s foremost author on Latino leadership, Juana Bordas, provided the keynote speech with a discourse on how Latinos are …

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JT Hosts International Fellow Sezin Dereci

This month, JT participated in a job shadowing program through WorldChicago and the U.S. Department of State during which an international fellow joined the firm to broaden her professional experience and develop enduring professional ties. We were honored to have Sezin Dereci join us from Istanbul, Turkey through the American Councils for International Education Professional …

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Advocate Children’s Hospital Celebrates 15th Annual Hearts for Hope Halloween Bash

On Saturday, October 25th, more than 300 guests attended the Advocate Children’s Hospital Halloween Bash at Morgan Manufacturing, Fulton Market’s newest event venue. JT was proud to provide event logistics for this event whose proceeds benefited the Special Needs Fund of Advocate Children’s Hospital – Oak Lawn. The evening featured entertainment by Redmoon Theatre, Pyrotechniq and the …

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Joining the Metastatic Breast Cancer Conversation

JT was proud to work with Susan G. Komen Chicago, the Metastatic Breast Cancer Network and Pfizer on a three-city dialogue with patients, doctors, elected officials and advocacy organizations around support and resources needed for those living with metastatic disease. JT stage-managed the Chicago event, drafted materials and pitched media.

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Chicago Innovation Exchange Opens at the University of Chicago

Today marks the grand opening of the Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE), a new innovation hub in Hyde Park that will provide resources for University of Chicago faculty and students and local entrepreneurs to turn their ideas into real-world solutions. Governor Pat Quinn, Senator Mark Kirk and Mayor Rahm Emanuel were in attendance. JT was pleased …

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Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Celebrates 2014 “Golden Gala”

On Saturday, October 11th, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital celebrated their 2014 “Golden Gala” at the Lincolnshire Marriott in Lincolnshire, IL. JT provided event logistics for this annual event whose proceeds benefited the Emergency Department expansion at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Advocate Children’s Hospital – Park Ridge. The “Golden” theme was woven throughout the evening …

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JT Provides Strategic Counsel for City Year Chicago Breakfast Event

On Tuesday, September 30, 2014, City Year Chicago hosted a breakfast to introduce Arnie Rivera, the City of Chicago’s new deputy chief of staff for education, to executive directors and board members from two dozen Chicago area, education-focused non-profits. The moderated conversation was led by City Year Chicago Executive Director Lisa Morrison Butler, and was …

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Chicago Department of Aviation hosts World Routes 2014

JT proudly provided the Chicago Department of Aviation with event and media support for World Routes 2014, the largest and most prestigious civil aviation event and airline route development forum in the world. More than 3,000 delegates from over 100 countries, 800 airports, 300 airlines and 200 tourism authorities attended. High-profile aviation executives from across the …

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JT provides event logistics for Advocate Trinity Hospital’s 2014 Gala

On Saturday, September 20th, Advocate Trinity Hospital celebrated their 2014 Gala with a “Shades of Pink: The Tapestry of Trinity” theme. JT once again provided event logistics for this annual event, which was held at the Museum of Science and Industry and benefitted breast health initiatives at Advocate Trinity Hospital. The theme of “Shades of Pink” …

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