Tag: Rep. Davis

Bellwood Students Get High Praise For Volunteer Work

Sunday, June 2, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Roosevelt Middle School students who participated in Constance Riales’ Community Service Leaders program receive recognition from leaders, including Congressman Danny K. Davis, during a May 30 town hall in Bellwood. | Igor Studenkov

A group of Bellwood students involved in an initiative to help out area senior citizens was recently honored by Congressman Danny K. Davis (7th).

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Another Activist Announces Bid To Succeed Davis

Friday, May 24, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Kina Collins, a gun reform activist, has joined the race to succeed Congressman Danny K. Davis. | Courtesy Kina Collins

Another candidate has announced her run for the Illinois 7th Congressional District seat. Gun violence prevention advocate Kina Collins filed the paperwork establishing her candidacy on May 13, her campaign announced.

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Rep. Davis Gets Tech Support From Competition Winner

Thursday, January 31, 2019 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews

Featured image: State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford, Ronil Awalegaonkar and Congressman Danny K. Davis meeting in the congressman’s office on Jan. 26. | Submitted photo

During a brief ceremony on Jan. 26, at his district office in Chicago U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis (7th), along with state Rep. La Shawn K. Ford (8th), greeted sophomore Ronil Awalegaonkar with a certificate of recognition. Awalegaonkar was the 7th Congressional District winner of the 2018 Congressional APP Challenge, a nationwide competition for middle and high school students that encourages them to create new technologies.

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