Archive for the ‘In Chicago…’ Category

Minimum Wage on Loyola’s Campus

Posted on: September 28th, 2015 No Comments

Minimum Wage on Loyola’s Campus as a micro level example of the greater minimum wage issue going on in Chicago. […]

Madigan fights against insurance companies charging victims of rape for evidence collection

Posted on: September 9th, 2015

Madigan fights against insurance companies charging victims of rape for evidence collection.

Black business’ slow flight from Bronzeville

Posted on: August 5th, 2015

An interesting look at Black Business’ slow flight from Bronzeville.

Grass Roots Attempt at Gun Prevention on Chicago’s South Side

Posted on: July 16th, 2015

This article from CBS-Chicago details Chicago residents attempting to stop the horrid gun violence in their neighborhoods by posting a […]

Chicago Jobs applications spike ahead of minimum wage increase

Posted on: July 1st, 2015

Chicago Job sites like Unistaff have seen a spike in applications ahead of the soon to be $10  city wide […]

Coalition to Save our Mental Health Centers

Posted on: May 29th, 2015

A organization of Local Chicago citizens fighting to preserve and expand Mental Health Centers in the city.

Open Gov Hack Night

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

This is a group that meets weekly to look at tech and civic engagement. You don’t have to be a […]


Posted on: April 15th, 2015

This non-profit works to provide housing, healthcare, and other assistance to Chicagoans with mental illness.

Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice

Posted on: March 11th, 2015

This non-profit works with a coalition of other legal social justice organizations nationwide.  Check their blog for local information and […]

The Donors Forum

Posted on: February 20th, 2015

Illinois association of grantmakers and philanthropists, this site provides a lot of information about relevant information in the Illinois non-profit […]