Friends Recognized by Forest Preserve District Board of Commissioners

Citing numerous exemplary examples of Friends' advocacy and leadership, ChicagoRiverDay, Centennial Volunteers, Chicago River Schools Network, Wildlife restoration projects, paddling, and The Big Jump, the resolution was sponsored by The Honorable Toni Preckwinkle, President of the Forest Preserve District of Cook County Board of Commissioners. Friends' executive director, Margaret Frisbie, Maggie Jones, conservation programs specialist, and John Quail, director of watershed planning, received the award.