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National Volunteer Recognition Week

Nov 24, 2020
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IPC Volunteer Appreciation




National Volunteer Recognition Week



National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. It’s about demonstrating to the nation that by working together, we have the fortitude to meet our challenges and accomplish our goals:  creating safer home, play and work environments.


The IPC is proud to honor and celebrate the Illinois residents who ordered and shared poison prevention education materials with their family, friends, colleagues and/or community from April 1, 2012 - March 31, 2013 (2014 honorees from April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014 will be posted in April 2014)


626 Illinoisans educated/reached 

more than 135,000 IL residents

in 75 counties (74% of IL counties)

via more than 1,200 events/activities

donating more than 5,000 hours of their time to do so! 



Click here for a list of honorees (April 1, 2012 - March 31, 2013).



Click here to see a list of random prize drawing winners: iPad Mini Wi-Fi 16GB, convertible duffle/cooler bags, T-shirts and tote bags!



Click here if you'd like to learn how to access a variety of FREE educational materials and presentation tools. 



Questions, suggestions and/or comments:  contact us at or 312-906-6136







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