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  Hip-Hop is once again doing something good in the ‘hood. This past Wednesday (April 9) hip-hop artist, actor and philanthropist, Common held a press conference to announce his foundation’s alliance with Donda’s House Inc., and the Chicago Urban league to create a jobs initiative program and music festival created specifically for the youth of…

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Jewish immigrant and Holocaust survivor Hank R. Schwab passed away on Thursday, March 28. The former member of the Chicago Urban League’s board of directors founded the Urban League’s Golden Fellowship Dinner. His personal collection of photographs includes historical figures like Martin Luther King, Whitney Young, Julian Bond, Joe Louis, and Dizzy Gillespie. He was once quoted…

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