Job Opportunity: Financial Administrator (Part-Time)

The Financial Administrator (FA) is in charge of managing financial-related tasks for the Chicago Recovery Alliance (CRA). The FA performs budget and payroll transactions, maintains separate accounts such as discretionary and grant funding, prepares invoices and vouches for reimbursement by grant funds, monitors grant expenditures, manages daily accounting through QuickBooks, and maintains accurate financial records for tax-related purposes. The FA must follow company policies to process payments, approve money transfers, keep financial statements, review reimbursements, and approve purchase order requisitions. Additionally, the FA prepares financial reports, and collaborates with members of the CRA team as needed.

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Remembering Dan Bigg, Overdose Warrior

No one in the history of the world has done more to prevent opioid overdose death than Dan Bigg. At CRA’s event on on International Overdose Awareness Day 2018, several attendees stopped by our “video voice booth” to share their remembrances of history’s greatest overdose warrior.

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Reflections on Overdose Awareness

At our International Overdose Awareness Day 2018, we had a “video voice” booth to capture attendees’ reflections on overdose and OD awareness. Please watch this short compilation, which features Mark Kinzly, Entropy Ernst, and Elizabeth Salisbury, Matthew Silver, and other wonderful humans.

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A Tribute to Dan Bigg

Memorial-tribute video to honor the life of Dan Bigg. This video contains a collection of existing footage of Dan along with people interviews with people who knew him and have been inspired by him and his work.

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International Overdose Awareness Day 2018

For those of you who weren’t able to join us to commemorate International Overdose Awareness Day 2018 (or even if you were), here’s the video of the daylong event held at our west side outreach office.

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Interim Leadership Team

Dear Friends, Colleagues, Collaborators, Funders, and Community Partners:

With a mixture of sadness and optimism, I’d like to let you know that the Chicago Recovery Alliance has established an interim leadership team. Greg Scott will serve as the Interim Executive Director with considerable support from Associate Directors Karen Stanczykiewicz and Suzanne Carlberg-Racich. I (Maya Doe-Simkins) will be temporarily stepping into Greg’s former role of Director of Media & Communications.

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