Access Living gala honors Valerie Jarrett

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Valerie Jarrett was honored for helping to break barriers by the group Access Living.

Access Living presented former Jarrett, a former White House staffer, with its Lead On Award.

The award recognizes people who support the independence of people with disabilities.

ABC7 Eyewitness News' Rob Elgas emceed Monday night's event.
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