Mellody Hobson

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Derrick Rose To Donate $1 Million To After School Matters

After School Matters has served 200,000 teens in the last two-plus decades.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Artwork from After School Matters on display at Navy Pier. (Credit: CBS)

Mellody Hobson, George Lucas Holding Fundraiser For After School Matters

Mellody Hobson and her husband George Lucas are holding a fundraising gala at Navy Pier for the After School Matters program.

09/23/2014

An artist's rendering of the Gordon Parks Arts Hall at the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools campus. (Credit: University of Chicago)

Lucas, Hobson Give $25M To University Of Chicago Lab Schools

Star Wars creator George Lucas and his wife, investment banker Mellody Hobson, have donated $25 million to the University of Chicago Lab Schools, to help pay for construction of a new arts hall.

02/25/2014

George Lucas. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

George Lucas Makes $25 Million Donation To After School Matters

Chicago’s kids are back on the bus to After School Matters thanks to a $25 million donation from film maker George Lucas who married a Chicago woman this summer, reports WBBM’s John Cody.

12/04/2013

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How To Spend Your Tax Refund

The best part of paying your taxes is probably getting your refund check.

04/10/2013

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A Look At The Craziest Tax Write-Offs

It’s hard to think there’s anything funny about taxes when you’re under a mountain of paperwork, but CBS News contributor and analyst Mellody Hobson has a little comic relief for taxpayers.

04/02/2013

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How (Not) To Get Audited

It’s time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.

03/25/2013