The founder and executive director of Dion’s Chicago Dream talks about the importance of providing fresh, quality produce to fight food insecurity — and the lessons nonprofits should be learning from the pandemic.
The Last Word
The founder of the organization Coffee, Hip-Hop & Mental Health gives us the last word on making mental health therapy normal — and accessible — for everyone who needs it.
Meet travel enthusiasts Chevon Linear and Kameron Stanton who are using TikTok to encourage Black people to explore the outdoors.
The forces of gentrification can make people being priced out of their neighborhoods feel powerless. But the founders of Lolita’s Bodega in Humboldt Park say residents have more power than they think.
The creator of an Englewood community garden talks about the healing power of growing food as part of our ongoing series.
The violinist and bank-teller-turned-software-engineer talks about making career changes during the pandemic.
Why women should take their ideas and aspirations off the back burner.
The Chicago-based comedian and actor talks about making the most of a year spent at home.