College Expo to Provide School, Aid Info

The Oct. 20 event, which will bring in more than 20 colleges and groups that can help with financial aid and scholarships, is sponsored by Plainfield Township and Plainfield School District 202.

Get info about college and possibly win an iPod Nano -- it's a lure that and will bring students and their parents to their semiannual annual College and Financial Aid Expo.

More than 20 colleges and universities will be represented at the event, set for 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 20 at . Among the schools to be in attendance are DePaul, Loyola, Eastern Illinois, University of St. Francis and Joliet Junior College.

In addition to learning about individual schools, there will also be information on scholarships and financial aid information from groups such at the Plainfield Foundation for Excellence, the Plainfield Rotary Club and .

The event is jointly sponsored by the township's youth committee and the school district. have attracted more than 600 people.

Anyone who attends can be entered into a raffle drawing for 8GB iPod nano.

For more information, contact Matthew Starr, the township's tax collector and youth committee chairman, at 815-436-8308 or mstarr@plainfield-township.com.


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