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  Ford, La Shawn K.
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AffiliationDemocratic  
<-  2019-01-01  
 
NameLa Shawn K. Ford
Address912 S. Mayfield Ave
Chicago, Illinois , United States
EmailNone
Website [Link]
Born Unknown
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Last ModifedRBH
Feb 26, 2019 07:37pm
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InfoMission:
It is my Mission to argue passionately and persuasively in favor
of what is good and right for the people of the 8th district. I
pledge my diligence and my most valiant efforts to continue to
help build bridges leading to success for all.

La Shawn K. Ford is a life-long resident of the 8th District.


Loyola University Graduate:
•Bachelor of Science Degree in Education
• Minor in Political Science

Former Chicago Public School Teacher:
• Bridge Elementary School
• History Teacher
• Basketball & Softball Coach

Ford Desired Real Estate Inc., Broker/Owner
• Illinois Licensed Real Estate Broker
• Top Sales Volume/Production for Austin Area
• Member of the Chicago Association of Realtors
• Member of National Association of Realtors

Community involvement:
• Sunday School Teacher at Our Lady Help Of Christians
• Founding organizer of the Zawadi Youth Group
• Vice President, not-for-profit Changing a Generation Foundation
• Board of Directors, Austin YMCA
• Austin Parish Implementation Committee
• Former Precinct Captain, 37th Ward

Awards:
• “Christifideles Award” given by Francis Cardinal George, Archdiocese of Chicago
• “Augustus Tolton Award” from Archdiocese of Chicago
• Chicago Association of Realtors Outstanding Achievement Award
• Chicago Association of Realtors Excellence Award

Performance
• Outstanding Community Service Certificate from Office
of State Senator Don Harmon on behalf of Changing A Generation Foundation
• AABNA Austin’s Business Owner of the Year Award

Father to his daughter, Tia L. Ford

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
May 28, 2013 08:05am News State Rep. Ford comes out in support of Illinois marriage equality bill  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Nov 29, 2012 04:00pm News Rep. LaShawn Ford indicted on bank fraud charges  Article RBH 

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