House Passes Resolutions Congratulating District Achievements

Kankakee, IL – On the first day of Spring Session, the Illinois House of Representatives passed three resolutions congratulating the extraordinary achievements by those in the 79th District.

House Resolution 723 congratulates Phil Kambic on being named one of the “Top Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know” by Becker’s Hospital Review. Mr. Kambic, named CEO in 2006, guided Riverside to be the largest employer in Kankakee County and under his leadership, the organization received multiple Top 100 Hospital Awards. 

House Resolution 724 congratulates Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School District 307 on being named to the College Board’s Eighth Annual AP District Honor Roll. The Honor Roll recognizes districts committed to increasing access to AP courses for underrepresented students while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning AP Exam scores of three or higher.

House Resolution 725 Congratulates Kankakee Community College (KCC) on receiving a Gold Rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). The AASHE ranked KCC second in North America for sustainability practices.

“Our district is full of incredible people and amazing organizations accomplishing great things. It is my honor to recognize these achievements with the good wishes, and congratulations, and the support of the entire Illinois House of Representatives,” Rep. Parkhurst said.

State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R – Kankakee) sponsored all three resolutions and will present a copy of the resolutions to the recipients.