Category: Philanthropy

Resource 1 Teams Up with Photos for Food to Fight Hunger

by Resource 1 on November 16, 2020

 

  River Forest, IL, October 24, 2020 – Resource 1 teamed up with Photos for Food to raise money to help feed families in need. With the infamous River Forest, Illinois Halloween house as the backdrop, families arrived decked in their Halloween costumes for 5-minute mini photo sessions with fantastic professional photographers in exchange for […]

 

Read More

Resource 1 Supports Family-Owned Restaurant Sip Barrington in Donating Daily Meals to Hospital Workers

by Resource 1 on May 6, 2020

 

Beginning as early as mid-March, the coronavirus pandemic has pushed everyone to adjust to a “new norm.” For some people, this means acclimating to work-from-home life while juggling childcare. For children, school has been replaced with eLearning and play dates are held over Zoom. For local business owner, TammyLynn Brewer, and her family, life has […]

 

Read More

Resource 1 Sponsors a Successful OPEF 2018 Battle of the Bots

by Resource 1 on April 26, 2018

 

Resource 1, a leading IT consulting firm in the Chicagoland area, was a platinum sponsor for the Oak Park Education Foundation (OPEF) 2018 Battle of the Bots that took place on Saturday, March 3rd. In addition to maintaining their partnership with the OPEF, Resource 1 provided judges to ensure this all-day event encouraging STEM education […]

 

Read More

“Building Homes and Lives in the Dominican Republic” -Featuring Resource 1 Team Member, Kristen Long

by Resource 1 on December 20, 2017

 

Driven by strong philanthropic values, Resource 1 regularly encourages its team members to get involved in their communities. Recently, Account Executive Kristen Long had an eye-opening experience during her mission trip to the Dominican Republic. The trip was part of a church program that not only helps locals build new homes, but also allows the […]

 

Read More

Resource 1 Supports Local Education Foundation to Bring Robotics to Kids

by Resource 1 on November 7, 2017

 

Resource 1, a leading IT consulting firm in the Chicagoland area, is proud to announce their partnership with the Oak Park Education Foundation (OPEF). The OPEF is a privately funded nonprofit organization that brings educational programs, including VEX Robotics, to students in the K-8 range. They provided a wide variety of STEM programming, while also […]

 

Read More