Delicia Harris

Delicia Harris

Outreach Worker at City of Rockford- Community Action Agency

Location
Rockford, Illinois Area
Industry
Government Administration

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Delicia Harris's Overview

Current
Past
  • Owner/ CFO at Midwest Fashions
  • Outreach Worker at Ceasefire..campaign to stop the shooting
Education
Connections

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Delicia Harris' Experience

Outreach Worker

City of Rockford

Government Agency; 201-500 employees; Government Administration industry

March 2013Present (1 year 7 months) Downtown Area

Working with IDOC (parole), RPD and other community based agencies as part of the RAVEN project- Rockford Area Violence Elimination Network uses a Supply Core database as a tool to case manage those returning/coming to Rockford from Illinois Department of Corrections. In addition to case management there is coordination of services, some mentoring and documentation. Serving as a panelist representing social services with elected officials, clergy, law enforcement, US and States Attorney Offices and the ATF to deliver monthly forums for parolees.

Prevention Specialist/Case Coordinator

City of Rockford

Government Agency; 201-500 employees; Government Administration industry

December 2007Present (6 years 10 months) Rockford, Illinois Area

Coordinate Alcohol Compliance Checks w/ Rockford police & WCHD. Offer state approved BASSET training for liquor establishments, educational booths, implement Social Norms Campaign in RPS 205 targeting youth, Social Norms Campaign targeting adults, National Community Action Conferences presenter, coordinate Town Hall Meetings, youth focus groups, public speaking on varied issues including Domestic Violence, Gang Violence, Crime Reduction and offender re-entry; case management.

Owner/ CFO

Midwest Fashions

August 2011April 2012 (9 months) 342 College Ave (next to Vern's barbershop)

I co-own & financially managed a retail clothing store.

Outreach Worker

Ceasefire..campaign to stop the shooting

20052009 (4 years) Rockford, Illinois Area

Anti violence work, conflict mediation, gang intervention, case management, family support services to victim's families, door to door canvassing, public speaking, lobbying for funding, coordinate special community events

Delicia Harris' Projects

  • Stephanie Cooper Cancer Fund

    • 2013 to Present
    Team Members: Delicia Harris, Georgia Winters, Cooper/Mangreum Family

    Using Associated Bank (where donations can be made) we are coordinating a benefit for Mrs. Stephanie Cooper on June 8th at the Get A Way in Blackhawk Park. Stephanie a loving wife & a devoted member of her church, mother of 4 has been diagnosed with Breast Cancer at the young age of 39. Stephanie is the organizer of the Praise Dance Ministry @ Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church

Delicia Harris' Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer Experience

    • Coalition member

      People Supporting People HIV/AIDS Alliance
      • Health
      January 2008 present (6 years 9 months)

      Currently serve as a member on efforts to destroy the shame & stigma associated with the disease, offer support, education & advocacy for individuals & families impacted by the disease. Organize & plan community events around awareness.

  • Volunteer Interests

    • Causes I care about:

      • Health
    • Organizations I support:

      • Breast Cancer
      • Underage Drinking
      • Offender Re-entry
      • Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church
      • Ministry

Delicia Harris' Skills & Expertise

  1. Public Speaking
  2. Training
  3. Event Planning
  4. Grant Writing
  5. Fundraising
  6. Budgets
  7. Nonprofits
  8. Healthcare
  9. Team Building
  10. Strategic Planning
  11. Community Outreach
  12. Management
  13. Policy
  14. Team Leadership
  15. Non-profits
  16. Customer Service
  17. Public Relations
  18. Leadership
  19. PowerPoint
  20. Case Managment
  21. Microsoft Office
  22. Community Organizing
  23. Community Development
  24. Government
  25. Supervisory Skills
  26. Leadership Development
  27. Volunteer Management
  28. Program Development
  29. Teaching

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Delicia Harris' Education

Judson University

Master's Degree, Organizational Leadership

20092011

Grade: A

Judson University

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Human Services, General

20072008

Grade: A

Rock Valley College

Associate's in Applied Science, Human Services/ Substance Abuse Counseling

20052006

Activities and Societies: Dean's List , Honor Society

Rockford College

19881989

Activities and Societies: Cheerleading

Delicia Harris' Additional Information

Interests:

Travel & Vacationing, Music, Gospel Venues, Comedy and Community Organizing

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