Beard Partners

Beard is proud to have no cost agreements with the following community partners:

HAS- Healthcare Alternative Systems
Contact Martha Pazdro and Jesse Tejada @ 773-252-3100. Offering Substance Abuse, Mental Health and additional services. HAS also
provides free professional development for Beard Staff and families!

Catholic Charities-
Call 311 or Hector Rivera @ 1-312-655- 7700 in Chicago
CC Renews provides free counseling and case management services to anyone who has suffered multiple traumas. Services are available in
both English and Spanish to residents of Chicago and Lake County.

Tuesday’s Child-
Kate Conklin @ (773) 573-6936
Tuesday’s Child enables families to thrive through positive parent training, inclusive behavioral classrooms and support services. Tuesday’s Child
also provides free professional development for Beard Staff and families!

• SEL Chicago

• Chime

• Tiny Tunemakers

• Urban Gateways

• Children’s Theater Red Kite program

• The Chicago Public Education Fund

• Chicago Early Learning

• Illinois Action For Children

• Starnet

• Chicago Fire Department

• Edison Gifted Regional - Partners in Play

• Horace Mann

• University partners with our student teachers and interns

• The Big Green - Kitchen Community Garden

• Monthly Restaurant Partners for school fundraisers

• Vendors that come to Beard the bi-annual Parent Resource during both parent - teacher conferences

• Van Gogh Photographers

• 16th Police Dept. - Officer Friendly

• Alderman Jim Gardiner’s Office

• LSSI - Luthern Social Services & Interventions

• Chicago Cares

• Bernie's Bookbank

• Blue Planet Aquarium

• Emmy Kolovic - Real Estate Broker / Interior Designer