Mental health services provided by Thrive Counseling Center

Thrive Counseling Center serves the Oak Park-River Forest community with a wide variety of mental health services for adolescents through seniors. I was privileged to work with the Development team from Thrive to produce this video to support the organization's 2018 appeal. We spent two full days and two partial days shooting the video, and then editing took place over the course of a few additional days. This video was first shown at the Thrive annual gala dinner held at the Oak Park Country Club on April 14, 2018. It was a wonderful event that drew about 260 generous attendees. For more info on Thrive, visit

Fun event supporting local food pantry

I was delighted to work with the Oak Park-River Forest Food Pantry for their first "Healthy Chef Challenge" held Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the Nineteenth Century Club in Oak Park, IL. The OPRF Food Pantry provides a wide variety of canned, packaged and fresh food items to area residents in need. This event was created by the Food Pantry's board as a way to raise funds and awareness by staging an Iron Chef-type event. The evening consisted of two separate 30-minute competitions; the first featured one teacher each from Oak Park-River Forest HS, Fenwick HS and Trinity HS; the second one consisted of three local professional chefs. In each case, the chefs had to work with items that the Food

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