News and Events

Recent News and Events

A Life-Changing Opportunity

Exposure to new possibilities and expanded networks through paid internships can be life-changing for many of the students we serve.
Yesterday 13…

Read More

Makiah Watson, Chicago 2018

Makiah Watson always loved school, from pencils and pens to textbooks and even homework. She dreamed of becoming a teacher. but felt
unprepared for a…

Read More

ABC 7 Chicago's Windy City Live: Obama Youth Jobs Corps

One year into Urban Alliance’s partnership with the Obama Foundation, our joint Obama Youth Jobs Corps program was featured on ABC 7 Chicago’s…

Read More

Older News and Events