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Chicago Jobs Council works with its members to ensure access to employment and career advancement opportunities for people living in poverty.

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Only 5 Weeks Left to Stop Disastrous Cuts!April 29, 2015

State legislators have until May 31, 2015 to approve the FY 2016 budget. Only 5 weeks left to stop disastrous human services cuts from happening! Let’s demand the state raise sufficient revenue in order to fund these much needed services. Click here to learn what you can do.

May Frontline Workforce Association Meeting — Join Us!April 22, 2015

Join us for our May 13 Frontline Workforce Association meeting, ‘Hiring Toolkit:  Resources for Success’. This meeting will cover useful resources for job developers that will help them in their work with both job seekers and employers. For more information and to register, click here.

TAKE ACTION – 6 Weeks Left to Speak Out Against Disastrous CutsApril 21, 2015

State legislators have until May 31, 2015 to approve the FY 2016 budget. If the Governor’s proposed budget is approved, it will devastate low-income workers and families across Illinois with cuts to human services, Medicaid, subsidized childcare, and education. We have 6 weeks left to make our voices heard and to prevent these disastrous cuts from happening. Click here to learn more of what you can do. 

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