Human Relations Commission

The Human Relations Commission (HRC) was created to encourage understanding and respect among residents of Lincolnwood with various racial, ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds. The Commission sponsors human relations activities throughout the year. These activities provide an opportunity for all residents to celebrate the community’s ethnic and cultural diversity.

To learn more about the Commission, please see the Human Relations Commission Brochure available here.

General Assistance and Social Services Provided by Niles Township
General assistance and social workers are available to help Niles Township residents. For more information about available services, please visit the Niles Township General Assistance and Social Services page here.


Applications are currently being accepted for the 2016 Lincolnwood Human Relations Commmission Award. Please click here for the guidelines and application. The deadline to submit nominations is April 1, 2017.


Board size: Seven members

Term: Three years

Meeting date: 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm

 Click here to view the 2017 Human Relations Commission Meeting Dates

Human Relations Commission Members

Rebecca Kohn, Chair Myra Foutris
Carol Oraha, Vice-Chair Mary Koleff-May
Karen Holmes, Secretary Mario Rizzotti
Paul Kramer, Treasurer

Meeting Agenda and Minutes

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Human Relations Commission 2017 Meeting Dates26.2 KiB111
2017-04-03 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet191.8 KiB29
2017-04-03 Human Relations Commission Agenda101.7 KiB38
2017-03-13 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet2.5 MiB46
2017-03-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda177.9 KiB34
2017-02-13 Human Relations Commission Minutes95.9 KiB14
2017-02-13 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet292.5 KiB70
2017-02-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda100.1 KiB82
2017-02-02 Human Relations Commission - Special Meeting Minutes152.1 KiB14
2017-02-02 Human Relations Commission - Special Meeting Agenda98.4 KiB134
2017-01-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes153.3 KiB14
2017-01-09 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet133.4 KiB15
2017-01-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda43.8 KiB89
2016-12-12 Human Relations Commission Minutes112.1 KiB14
2016-12-12 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet133.2 KiB105
2016-12-12 Human Relations Commission Agenda43.6 KiB97
2016-11-14 Human Relations Commission Minutes55.4 KiB14
2016-11-14 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet210.9 KiB110
2016-11-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda44.2 KiB146
2016-10-10 Human Relations Commission Minutes188.4 KiB72
2016-10-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda44.4 KiB146
2016-09-12 Human Relations Commission Minutes151.6 KiB115
2016-09-12 Human Relations Commission Agenda44.2 KiB164
2016-08-08 Human Relations Commission Minutes107.1 KiB114
2016-08-08 Human Relations Commission Agenda27.5 KiB183
2016-07-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes89.7 KiB130
2016-07-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda27.5 KiB219
2016-06-06 Human Relations Commission Agenda27.7 KiB215
2016-05-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes149.6 KiB117
2016-05-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda27.8 KiB151
2016-04-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes155.0 KiB120
2016-04-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda27.8 KiB187
2016-03-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda85.9 KiB196
2016-02-08 Human Relations Commission Minutes45.6 KiB111
2016-02-08 Human Relations Commission Agenda85.4 KiB220
2016-01-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes128.2 KiB68
2016-01-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda85.2 KiB250
2015-12-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda85.8 KiB272
2015-11-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda86.5 KiB279
2015-10-19 Human Relations Commission Minutes92.4 KiB126
2015-10-19 Human Relations Commission Agenda86.9 KiB274
2015-09-21 Human Relations Commission Minutes95.5 KiB137
2015-09-21 Human Relations Commission Agenda87.0 KiB292
2015-08-10 Human Relations Commission Minutes90.4 KiB135
2015-08-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda86.9 KiB268
2015-07-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda24.6 KiB240
2015-06-08 Human Relations Commission Meeting - Canceled80.0 KiB308
2015-06-01 Human Relations Commission Minutes92.8 KiB133
2015-06-01 Human Relations Commission Agenda28.5 KiB321
2015-05-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes197.6 KiB135
2015-05-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda29.0 KiB267
2015-04-20 Human Relations Commission Minutes98.6 KiB135
2015-04-20 Human Relations Commission Agenda37.1 KiB284
2015-04-13 Human Relations Commission Meeting - Canceled27.3 KiB224
2015-03-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes100.2 KiB126
2015-03-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda88.2 KiB277
2015-02-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes99.6 KiB131
2015-02-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda85.4 KiB374
2015-01-12 Human Relations Commission Meeting - Canceled27.2 KiB310
2014-12-08 Human Relations Commission Agenda88.0 KiB300
2014-11-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda85.9 KiB280
2014-10-20 Human Relations Commission Agenda29.1 KiB331
2014-10-13 Human Relations Commission Meeting - Canceled27.2 KiB285
2014-09-08 Human Relations Commission Agenda84.3 KiB334
2014-08-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda135.4 KiB316
2014-07-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda28.2 KiB308
2014-06-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda86.2 KiB410
2014-05-12 Human Relations Commission Agenda82.7 KiB286
2014-04-07 Human Relations Commission Agenda84.1 KiB301
2014-03-10 Human Relations Commission Meeting Packet161.9 KiB430
2014-03-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda84.5 KiB290
2014-02-10 Human Relations Commission Minutes81.2 KiB344
2014-02-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda82.9 KiB313
2014-01-13 Human Relations Commission Minutes82.0 KiB385
2014-01-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda82.5 KiB311
2013-12-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes173.4 KiB314
2013-12-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda83.8 KiB337
2013-11-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes278.6 KiB308
2013-11-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda82.6 KiB330
2013-10-14 Human Relations Commission Minutes324.1 KiB342
2013-10-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda81.7 KiB327
2013-09-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes326.6 KiB347
2013-09-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda83.4 KiB327
2013-08-12 Human Relations Commission Minutes322.4 KiB495
2013-08-12 Human Relations Commission Agenda64.4 KiB322
2013-07-08 Human Relations Commission Minutes320.1 KiB543
2013-07-08 Human Relations Commission Agenda5.8 KiB318
2013-06-10 Human Relations Commission Minutes321.1 KiB343
2013-06-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda65.6 KiB333
2013-05-13 Human Relations Commission Minutes325.7 KiB437
2013-05-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda65.4 KiB336
2013-04-08 Human Relations Commission Minutes323.5 KiB341
2013-04-08 Human Relations Commission Agenda141.6 KiB321
2013-03-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes80.2 KiB342
2013-03-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda141.6 KiB327
2013-02-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes420.0 KiB314
2013-02-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda65.6 KiB309
2013-01-14 Human Relations Commission Minutes415.1 KiB322
2013-01-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda65.5 KiB337
2012-12-10 Human Relations Commission Minutes456.7 KiB340
2012-12-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda65.6 KiB328
2012-11-12 Human Relations Commission Minutes426.0 KiB322
2012-11-12 Human Relations Commission Agenda66.9 KiB341
2012-10-08 Human Relations Commission Meeting - Cancelled3.9 KiB326
2012-09-10 Human Relations Commission Minutes428.1 KiB320
2012-09-10 Human Relations Commission Agenda66.9 KiB323
2012-08-13 Human Relations Commission Minutes83.6 KiB315
2012-08-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda68.3 KiB333
2012-07-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes323.4 KiB346
2012-07-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda67.3 KiB342
2012-06-11 Human Relations Commission Minutes328.7 KiB327
2012-06-11 Human Relations Commission Agenda5.9 KiB340
2012-05-14 Human Relations Commission Minutes228.5 KiB449
2012-05-14 Human Relations Commission Agenda65.1 KiB338
2012-04-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes197.2 KiB303
2012-04-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda42.0 KiB307
2012-03-12 Human Relations Commission Minutes203.1 KiB334
2012-03-12 Human Relations Commission Agenda39.4 KiB301
2012-02-13 Human Relations Commission Minutes306.7 KiB324
2012-02-13 Human Relations Commission Agenda39.7 KiB309
2012-01-09 Human Relations Commission Minutes88.9 KiB307
2012-01-09 Human Relations Commission Agenda9.3 KiB296