Congratulations to Conlon Public Strategies client Aunt Martha’s Health and Wellness on its first virtual fundraiser on September 12th! The fundraiser, with its powerful video, will support Aunt Martha’s work providing primary and family health care to over 105,000 and adults in over 600 Illinois communities, many of which have been disproportionately impacted by the […]
Like many nonprofits, Haymarket’s plans for its annual fundraising gala were threatened by COVID-19 this year. With the gala date quickly approaching, Haymarket enlisted the Conlon Public Strategies team to help creatively adapt the gala for a virtual environment, and together they created the “Virtual West Loop Fest 2020.” Featuring Cook Count Board President Toni […]
Conlon Public Strategies recognizes and honors the labor movement and hardworking Americans across the country.
On July 29th Conlon Public Strategies Executive Vice President Barbara Lumpkin moderated a discussion with State of Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza and City of Chicago Treasurer Melissa Conyears-Ervin about public finance and social justice on the state and city level. The event was hosted by Color Us Women, which provides an intimate space where Latinas […]
In a June 25, 2020, article, the New York Times reports on the Biden campaign’s consideration of Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth as a running mate: “Ms. Duckworth is among more than one dozen women who have been considered by the Biden campaign to join his ticket, and she is among a smaller group asked to […]
CHICAGO, IL – Conlon Public Strategies, one of the Midwest’s leading consulting and public affairs firms, is pleased to announce that respected civic leader and visionary Barbara A. Lumpkin has joined the firm as executive vice president. Lumpkin is a transformational leader, whose record of accomplishments spans diverse sectors, including nonprofits, financial services, business, and […]