Starbucks Expands Presence In Low-Income CommunitiesThe Seattle-based company plans to open or remodel 85 stores by 2025 in rural and urban communities across the U.S. That will bring to 100 the total number of community stores Starbucks has opened since it announced the program in 2015.
City Offering $5 Divvy Memberships To Low-Income ResidentsLow-income residents in Chicago are being offered significant discounts on the city’s popular Divvy bike-sharing program.
Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low IncomesSeveral health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.
Chicago's Anixter Center Celebrates Nearly A Century Of ServiceIt might appear to be your average packaging company on Chicago's North side, but its employees make the Anixter center different from the others.
Talented Low-Income Students Shying Away From Top Colleges: StudyCBS 2's Derrick Blakley explains why.
Non-Profit Provides Tax Help For Low-Income FamiliesThe nonprofit Center for Economic Progress will be in 15 communities this tax season.
Low-Income Families To Begin Applying For Heating AssistanceNov. 1 has arrived, and no doubt, radiators and furnaces have been turned on for many residents. For low-income families, help available to pay for heating costs.
Woman, Teenage Girl Hospitalized After Uptown High-Rise FireA woman and a teenage girl are recovering, after being injured in an electrical fire in a high-rise apartment building.
New Transit Cards Going Out For Low-Income SeniorsNew RTA fare cards are going out to 427,000 Chicago-area seniors sooner than expected.
4,000 Prom Dresses To Be Given Away In ElginArea high school girls are getting a chance to be belles of the ball at their upcoming proms without breaking the bank.
End Of Line For The Enterprising KitchenOnce called an "iconic social enterprise", a one of a kind business in Chicago that trained low income women for work, has shut down.