Chance the Rapper and Lyft Raise $60,000 for CPS

Lyft, the fastest growing ride-share company in the U.S., recently announced that its passengers have raised more than $60,000 for Chicago Public Schools (CPS)...

Gary/Chicago International Airport topic of Chamber monthly luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Luncheon on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. Noon in the Gary...

Jackson excited on first day of convention over “Jail to Jobs”...

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Wednesday was the first day of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition’s 47th international convention, and the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr....

Black Fire Brigade’s Grand Opening to honor local heroes

The Country’s First Black Fire Brigade for firefighters and emergency medical technicians kicks off its mission to promote and protect this growing community. An industrious...

ComEd honors seven local diverse suppliers at Awards Celebration

Seven local companies owned and led by people of color and women were recognized for excellence in construction and professional services, environmental stewardship, community...

First Black woman to be awarded top Northwestern Mutual Honor Awards

Andrea Williams, CLU®, CFP®, Financial Advisor, is the first African-American woman in Northwestern Mutual’s history to be awarded one of the company’s top honors,...

Georgia physician elected as AMA President-Elect

Patrice A. Harris, M.D., a psychiatrist from Atlanta, GA., was elected as the new president-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA) by physicians gathered...

Danielle Anne Phillip named to BWLA Scholarship Fund Board

Brinks Gilson & Lione, one of the nation’s largest intellectual property law firms, announced that, on June 4, 2018, shareholder Danielle Anne Phillip was...

Award-winning agency celebrates 27 years of multicultural expertise

The marketing communications industry has changed dramatically in the last 30 years, as evidenced by the current agency landscape. Agencies have been acquired by...

America China Society executive to address Chamber luncheon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Membership Meeting/Luncheon on Monday, June 11, 2018, 12:00 Noon at the Gary SouthShore RailCats Administration...