Joel Hamernick, executive director of Sunshine Enterprises [Sunshine Enterprises]

Finding Jobs For Neighborhood Residents A Focus Of $70,000 in University of Chicago Grants

The University of Chicago awarded Sunshine Enterprises in Woodlawn and the Chicago Jobs Council $35,000 each to address challenges of economic upward mobility in Chicago.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published
Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

$22.8 Million City ‘Wellness’ Program Has No Proven Benefits, City Watchdog Says

Inspector General Joe Ferguson said the city has taken no steps to show the program works.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Avondale Food Pantry Closed Monday Because Manager Hurt In Hit-And-Run While Waiting For Food Dropoff

Up to 50 people were left without food after the manager at Sabeel Food Pantry at 3031 W. Belmont Ave. was hit.