Back to School Health & Fun Fest


August 24, 2016

State Rep. Marcus C. Evans Jr.
Phone: 773-783-8492

17th Legislative District Annual Back to School Health and Fun Fest for the community

Chicago, IL –State Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr., D-Chicago partners with the 17th Legislative District for a
free health free and fun event for the community. Senator Trotter, Rep. Sims, Rep. Evans, Cook County Commissioner Stanley Moore and South Central Community Services, Inc. works together to provide much needed free services for youth and parents. Every year the 17th Legislative District Senator Trotter host a back to school kickoff event for the residents in the district, to prepare the youth early for school and to enjoy a nice summer fun event. The event took place July 30th from 10:00 am-3:00 pm at South Central Community Services, located at 83rd & Ellis.

Services offered included;
Blood pressure
Total Cholesterol Glucose
Diabetes Resources
Discussion with Health Plan Representatives
Lead Screening
Petting Zoo
Dunk Tank
Jumping Jack
Zumba & Line Dancing
Free Hair Cuts
Free book bags
Free school supplies
Free Fresh Produce
Free Food
And Much More...

“This is a time to give back to the community together with collaboration and partnerships of other elected officials and organizations in our districts. It’s important to be able to provide much needed necessities and services to our constituents”, said Representative Evans.

For more information, please contact Evans' full-time constituent service office at 773-783-8492, email or visit

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