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Main Office (Cook County)
8751 S. Greenwood Avenue, Suites 112-122
Chicago, IL 60619
Phone: 773-768-7779
FAX: 773-768-4818
Email: uie-cook@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office
1114 N. Arlington Heights Road
Suite 201
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: 847-201-4176
FAX: 847-201-4175
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
1140 N. Lamon
Floor 2
Chicago, IL 60651
Phone: 773-287-8333
FAX: 773-287-8335
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
4747 Lincoln Mall Drive
Suite 601
Matteson, IL 60443
Phone: 708-679-6889
FAX: 708-679-6855
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
Enterprise Center
2205 Enterprise Drive, Suite 501
Westchester, IL 60154
Phone: 708-449-4320
FAX: 708-492-1805
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
9415 South Western Avenue, Suite 201
Chicago, IL 60643
Phone: 773-233-2900
FAX: 773-233-9183
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Cook County)
9415 South Western Avenue, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60643
Phone: 773-651-4011
FAX: 773-651-4047
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Extension Meetings

September 11, 2009 Extension Council Meeting Minutes

Friday September 11, 2009 • 11:30 AM

This meeting has passed.

COOK COUNTY

EXTENSION COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES

DATE OF MEETING:

September 11, 2009 – 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., District 6 Office Conference Room

ATTENDEES:

Willene Buffett, Ethel Muhammad, Dr. Sharon Baksh, Dr. Jack Brar, Richard Dobbins

Deidree Hankins, Prentiss Jackson, Marva King, Carlotta King-Johnson, Megan Kissell

Karnesha Smith (Intern), Karen Sweatt, Cheryl Walker

Sign-in/Luncheon

11:30 – 11:50 a.m.

Minutes From Previous Meeting

The minutes from the June 12, 2009 meeting were approved.

OLD BUSINESS

Orientation Roles – Willene facilitated an activity to see how much Extension history had been retained from the meeting held in June.

Review of State Needs Assessment Results – Sharon Baksh reviewed the results of the states' assessments. Targeting those who never used Extension services.

Program Planning – Information was shared with the Council regarding implications for programs in Cook County. Will incorporate this information into our future plans.

Program Review Results – Willene Buffett passed out the results of the Program Review and the county response.

NEW BUSINESS

Program Needs Based on Assessment Results

Educators are using the results of these assessments to facilitate their Plans of Work (POW).

Sub-Committee Reports

Marketing: Chair was not present. Willene shared marketing items produced by Extension with council members.

Membership Chair will call those absent, and encourage their attendance at the meetings.

Continue to recruit new Council members. Contact University of Illinois alumni and invite them to become a member of the Extension Council.

Other (CYFAR) There is a need for an active coalition.

Next Meeting Date

December 11, 2009