WSIU Almanac: August 25th, 2020.

Aug 25, 2020

The Egyptian Area Agency on Aging is looking for residents of Gallatin, Franklin, Saline and Williamson countys to serve on the agency's advisory board.  For more information, visit: http://www.egyptianaaa.org/

In Carbondale, the Food Autonomy Initiative organized by Carbondale Spring, seeks to help people get locally grown produce, grown on community gardens in Carbondale.

To learn more, browse to:   https://carbondalespring.org/?fbclid=IwAR1-_EDI9hT91DvOLCIABGF9hGF6P5Zx2IlrlS6SodyAFqi5O5Y34rrDvYo

The Walk to End Alzheimer's is planned for September 12th around Carbondale.  To learn more, just visit:  https://act.alz.org/site/TR/Walk2020/IL-Illinois?pg=entry&fr_id=13414

The Illinois Emergency Management Agency reminds you to  be aware of home repair scams, which often come after an area is hit by severe storms.

IEMA reminds you that local emergency managers will always carry official identification.

To learn more visit:  https://www2.illinois.gov/ready/after/Pages/Beware-of-Scams.aspx

If you suspect fraud you can also call  the Consumer Fraud Hotline at 1-800-243-0618.