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Assessing Chicago Public Schools’ Budget Proposal

Chicago Public Schools’ proposed FY2017 budget remains out of balance, relying on uncertain funding and one-time measures in order to close a $1.1 billion operating deficit, according to an analysis by the MacArthur-supported Civic Federation. Read More
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Veterans and Youth On a Joint Mission for Healing

The innovative Urban Warriors program at the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago pairs combat veterans with youth exposed to violence. Read More
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Improving Access to Legal Services for Low- and Moderate-Income Individuals

A legal services incubator designed to expand access to legal services and help newer lawyers start innovative, socially conscious law practices in the Chicago area is being replicated around the United States. Read More
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Video: How Place Matters for Economic Mobility

The Urban Institute and the Metropolitan Planning Council hosted a day-long exploration of strategies to promote economic mobility for low-income families. Read More