Charlene Vickery: 16th District, 2011 Peggy A. Montes Unsung Heroine of Cook County Award Winner

WHEREAS, we recognize Charlene Vickery, from the 16th Cook County District, a cancer survivor who has dedicated her time and energy to numerous worthwhile endeavors.  Ms. Vickery is an organizer of the annual Goombay Bash at Navy Pier, which raises money for cancer research, and she has also been involved in the successful implementation of a “Pathway” grant which assists special needs students.  We applaud Ms. Vickery for her ability to get the job done.