Month: August 2015
- August 17th, 2015
Rapper/Actor Common and Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz came together in Chicago to put youths to work. CNN\'s Poppy Harlow reports on the national initiative.
100,000 Opportunities Initiative Launches in Chicago with More than 4,000 Participants and 600 Immediate Job Offers to Young People
- August 14th, 2015
Academy and Grammy Award Winning Performing Artist and Actor Common Hosts Inspirational “Opportunity Forum” with Usher and will.i.am, Encouraging Participating Youth to #StartSomewhere Building on Success from Chicago, Coalition Lo...
- August 10th, 2015
100,000 Opportunities Initiative to Kick Off With 29 Companies Expected to Engage at Least 3,000 Opportunity Youth and Make Hundreds of Immediate Job Offers in Chicagoland Fueled by Additional Member Companies and More than 40 Loca...
- August 6th, 2015
THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2015 | CHICAGO The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative will launch in Chicago with a first of its kind “Opportunity Fair & Forum”- a day-long resource and job fair led by a coalition of employers offering job...