Next Rockford Met With Rockford Register Star Editorial Board

Topic: Rockford Register Star Editorial Board Twitter Hashtag: #nextrrstar At the May General Membership meeting of Next Rockford the organization met with the Editorial Board of the Rockford Register Star.   . .@rrstar Edit Board is @Next_Rockford to talk with Gen X leaders. Cool to be part of both organizations. #nextrrstar pic.twitter.com/DkCR9T6kdq — Anna Derocher (@annaderocher) May 12, 2016 @Next_Rockford @WesterWuori starts us off on taxes — Brant D Hulsebus (@BrantDC1) May 12, 2016 Disparity in city. Another concern....

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Partnerships and Collaboration – How Rock Valley College Gets It Done

Topic: Partnerships and Collaboration – How Rock Valley College Gets It Done Twitter Hashtag: #nextrvc At the November General Membership meeting of Next Rockford Rock Valley College President Mike Mastroianni spoke about the partnerships and collaborations that have led to the great successes with the airline maintenance program, the nursing school, the engineering school, and others. @RVCPresident Mike Mastroianni sharing RVC collaboration successes and future plans. @rvcgoldeneagles #nextrvc pic.twitter.com/5rVSRhhZeX — Next_Rockford...

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Taxpayers Deserve Support in RVC Faculty Strike

Rockford has one of the highest property taxes in the nation.  The state of Illinois has a growing budget deficit making college funding appropriations unknown. In addition, the Rockford area has lost population, and enrollment at Rock Valley College (RVC) has dropped. Nine month RVC faculty members earn a base salary on average of $66,000 (which does not include extra duty pay or summer pay) and have a generous Cadillac health insurance plan. They now want more, a lot more at taxpayer expense. RVC Faculty Union recently turned down a Federal...

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Next Rockford – Our Year In Review

Next Rockford is an organization that  exists to connect generational leaders to one another, educate our generations on the issues important to the community and to individual members, and once connected and educated, successfully advocate for issues important to generations, members, and the community.  The Next Rockford organizational year runs from October through September making this a great time to reflect on the past twelve months of activities and a great year! Special Event Hosted, with State Representative Sosnowski,  Governor...

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You are invited to an upcoming Community Idea Exchange

What can we do to better educate our kids? How can we shape them into the leaders of today and the future? As a valued member of our community and part of an organization that impacts the young people in our region we hope you will join us at the Transform Rockford Community Idea Exchange on Thursday July 30th from 5:30-7:00 at the Guilford High School Field House. This week’s focus will be on Education and Leadership & Youth. This Community Idea Exchange will be hosted by Next Rockford. Next Rockford’s mission is to engage Rockford’s...

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Next Rockford Meeting – Location Based Scholarships – 7/9 7:30am RPS205

Next Rockford Meeting Thursday, July 9, 2015 RPS205, 501 7th St., Rockford, IL 7:30-8:30 am Topic: Location Based Scholarships Twitter Hashtag: #nextpromise Please join us on Thursday July 9th at 7:30am in the 3rd floor board room at RPS205 for the General Membership meeting.  Matt Vosberg, Assistant Superintendent, will provide an update and participate in a discussion on location based scholarships. Next Rockford exists to….. – Connect generational leaders to one another. – Educate our generations on the issues important to the...

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