Community Civility Counts will hold its second annual World Civility Day

A full-day of civility-themed activities and an awards dinner in the evening will be held at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond and Avalon...

Workshop targets accessing angel funding for Black Entrepreneurs

The Chicago Urban League is hosting the Angel Investing Overview (AIO), an Angel Resource Institute (ARI) education program on angel investing, at the law...

Federal grant funded to help women enter apprenticeships

The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced the availability of funding to help recruit, train, and retain more women in quality pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship...

East Chicago native hopes to inspire museum contributions

Ian Jakovan Dunlap, founder of the boutique business and finance consultancy Hyper Acceleration, recently became a member of the 2015 Society for the National...

John Singleton’s Death Sheds Light on Organization of Final Requests

Do you remember the first time you saw “Boyz in the Hood” or “Poetic Justice”? These classic films of the 90s marked the beginning...

NNPA, Chevrolet Honor the 2017 Discover The Unexpected Journalism Fellows

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) and Chevrolet recently recognized the achievements of eight students from Historically Black...

United Airlines recognized for contributions to Corporate Supplier Diversity

The Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) presented United Airlines with the Corporate Champion Award at its annual signature event, WBDC2: Connect & Celebrate. The...

Podcast series highlights Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s first year

Marking her first year in office, the Chicago Urban League launches episode seven of CULture Race and Equity–A Seat at the Table podcast with,...

Hundreds Expected to Attend Chicago Urban League Annual Citywide Job Fair...

The Chicago Urban League’s 6th Annual Citywide Job Fair – one of Chicago’s largest annual hiring event and co-sponsored by Jobcase, the only social...

Centier Bank continues Hall of Fame status in Best Places to...

On May 3, 2018, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce welcomed 125 businesses and organizations with premier practices to recognize the Best Places to Work...