United Way Donor Pays It Forward

10 Chicago Business People to Watch in 2020

Watch how these 10 executives shape Chicago’s business scene in 2020 through legal weed, electric cars and South and West side neighborhood redevelopment

Evanston ‘Books & Breakfast’ Boosts Student Learning

A New Take on Workplace Giving Campaigns

AmeriCorps Member Brings Passion for Community-Building to Little Village

Season of Giving 2019

Sean Garrett, President & CEO of United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, and Tevonne Ellis, Program Director for Claretian Associates in South Chicago talk with Craig Dellimore about the difficulties facing social service groups, as donations decline. But they also discuss Chicago’s efforts to revitalize the South and West sides and why that is a hopeful sign.

Spreading Holiday Cheer in West Chicago

West Chicago Music Program Molds Young Minds

A New Program Prepares Execs for Nonprofit Boards

Philanthropic business leaders can get a crash course on the basics of serving on nonprofit boards through a new program from the United Way of Metro Chicago and the Northwestern University Kellogg School Center for Nonprofit Management.

Crain’s 40 Under 40 – Sean Garrett

Meet the 2019 class. The one thing they have in common? None has yet celebrated their 40th birthday. Inspiring? You bet. Read on for more on Crain’s 2019 40 Under 40 class.