News and analysis
June 13, 2010

Grant Makers Chip Away at a Stubborn Unemployment Problem

Green for All

Nonprofit training programs see so-called green jobs as a major growth area, especially if a bill in Congress, Cash for Caulkers, becomes law and provides new incentives for energy-efficient home improvements.

For some Chicago residents, the city’s failed bid for the 2016 Olympics may be a blessing in disguise.

A $2-million philanthropic fund created to assist poor people in certain neighborhoods who might have faced hardships because of the Olympics is...

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