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NBC5 Chicago Today Presents #AccessibleChicago!

NBC5 Chicago Today Presents #AccessibleChicago!

Join Vanessa Harris, the inspiring founder of Fun4theDisabled on NBC5 Chicago Today! Vanessa shares her journey and the mission behind Fun4theDisabled: to bring joy and accessibility to the disability community in Chicago and beyond.     CORTNEY HALL: Welcome back,...

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WBBM #AccessibleChicago Radio Interview

WBBM #AccessibleChicago Radio Interview

Listen to Vanessa Harris interview with Andy Dahn from WBBM NewsRadio. She discusses the important message of the Accessible Chicago series, and encourages more companies to increase accessibility. This video is open captioned with #ASL.     ANDY DAHN: Ensuring that...

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FOX32 Shares #AccessibleChicago Series (OC/ASL)

FOX32 Shares #AccessibleChicago Series (OC/ASL)

Natalie Bomke of Fox32 Interviewed Vanessa Harris of #fun4thedisabled. There are all kinds of fun accessible things to do in #disabilityfriendlychicago and they benefit everyone! #accessibletourism #accessibletravelNEWS ANCHOR: Okay a new video series is inviting...

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Making of the MOPD Mural

Making of the MOPD Mural

#fun4thedisabled documented the creation of a wonderful #mural by Chicago artist Sam Kirk for the Central West Community Center. Sam Kirk collaborated with disabled and #senior residents of Chicago. The mural celebrates all kinds of disabilities as well as seniors....

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Accessible Project Onward

Accessible Project Onward

Step into the vibrant world of Project Onward, where art transcends barriers and celebrates diversity! Since 2004, Project Onward has provided studio space and materials for adults over 18 with developmental disabilities and mental illness to unleash their creativity....

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Accessible Chicago Maritime Museum

Accessible Chicago Maritime Museum

Join Madeline Crispell, curator of the Chicago Maritime Museum, and Victoria Boateng, a sub autism advocate and musician, on a fascinating journey through Chicago's rich maritime history! In this video, Madeline and Victoria explore the exhibits at the Chicago...

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Accessible Morton Arboretum

Accessible Morton Arboretum

Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of Morton Arboretum, nestled in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago. The Arboretum strives to create a welcoming space for all. Join Tekki as she explores the accessible wonders of the arboretum, marveling at the lush...

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Accessible Garfield Park Conservatory

Accessible Garfield Park Conservatory

Join us on a captivating journey through the Garfield Park Conservatory, where botanical wonders await at every turn. Explore the enchanting desert landscapes and immerse yourself in the vibrant colors of tropical blooms. Experience the soothing sounds of cascading...

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Accessible Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Accessible Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Discover the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center’s dedication to accessibility, including audio language guides, CART writing, ASL interpretation, and accommodations like a lift for easy access to exhibits. Noah highlights ongoing efforts to lower barriers...

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Accessible Museum of Contemporary Art

Accessible Museum of Contemporary Art

Join Meredith, a wheelchair user, and Jamar Beyonu, Director of Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Chicago, as they discuss the importance of accessibility and inclusion in the arts. Meredith shares her...

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