The Wage Gap Costs Black Women Nearly $1 Million In Their...

Black Women’s Equal Pay Day is a reminder of the impact of race and gender on income inequality. BY Taryn Finley, Huffington Post Aug. 22 is...

Community Renewal Society names new Executive Director 

Community Renewal Society names human rights and social justice activist Rev. Dr. Waltrina N. Middleton as its Executive Director. Dr. Middleton recently served as the Founder and...

The financial advice I would give my younger self

How many times have we said, “If only I had known better”? Or what about, “If I knew then what I know now”? Well,...

Airbnb and NAACP Announce Regional Partnership in Chicago

The world’s largest community driven hospitality company partners with the NAACP for launch of program in Chicago On September 23, 2019, Airbnb joined the National...

CTA expands Workforce and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise efforts

Agency continues to set benchmark for how agencies should build workforce and work with disadvantaged businesses during major projects The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has...

Now Hiring: INDOT hosts statewide hiring fair Sept. 17

100 + Winter Seasonal and Full-Time  Jobs Indiana Department of Transportation is hosting a statewide hiring fair on Tuesday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to...

Regional Club Director Rose Joiner receives leadership award

Rose Joiner, Regional Club Director, Honored for 35 Years of Dedication to Underserved Area Youth; Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana Recieves...

Indiana Chamber offers new soft skills training

In response to workforce needs and demands, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce is launching two new kinds of training opportunities – one in-person and another online. The...

16 south suburban fire departments to benefit from federal grants

Congresswoman Robin Kelly announced recently that 16 south suburban fire departments will benefit from federal grants totaling nearly $1.4 million. Fire Departments in Chicago Heights,...

Lakeshore PBS awarded $50,000 from NIPSCO and NiSource Charitable Foundation

Representatives from NIPSCO and the NiSource Charitable Foundation, the philanthropic arm of NIPSCO’s parent company, presented Lakeshore PBS with a combined $50,000 donation (at...