Chicago Dentist Offering Free Care For Needy For ChristmasFor one day each year, Dr. Jonathan Yahav of the Chicago Smile Center opens his office to those who otherwise wouldn't be able to get even the most basic dental care.
In The Western Suburbs, Salvation Army Helps Jobless Construction WorkerWBBM Newsradio’s John Cody talks with an unemployed construction worker who has received assistance over the years from the St. Charles Salvation Army Community Center.
Benedictine Offering Free Tuition To Long-Term UnemployedIn these days of high unemployment, a suburban university is giving the jobless a second chance. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports on the college that's giving free tuition to the long-term unemployed.
Program Provides Unemployed With Today's Job-Seeking SkillsThe ongoing economic slowdown has forced people into the job market who last wrote up a resume on a typewriter. A program at the Harper College Schaumburg campus is working to provide them with today's job-seeking skills.
EPA To Hire Unemployed For Great Lakes Cleanup ProjectsThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to spend $6 million to hire the unemployed for Great Lakes cleanup projects.
Benedictine University Offering Free Education To The UnemployedAdults who have been struggling to find a job may now be able to return to college – free of charge.
UPDATE: 25th Annual Call-In Offers Help For UnemployedA Chicago employment firm once again pairs job-search coaches with the jobless -- free of charge.