The Daily Northwestern

City Council ushers in new job training program

Julia Jacobs, City Editor

October 26, 2015

Filed under City, Local

Aldermen on Monday approved a new job training program for at-risk Evanston residents launching next week. City Council unanimously agreed to allocate $24,000 lasting until the end of this year for the Evanston Small Business...

Updated: Evanston secures grant to fund summer youth employment program

Bailey Williams, Assistant Summer Editor

June 17, 2014

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories

Cook County awarded Evanston a grant earlier this month for more than $100,000 to fund the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program. The city applied to the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program, which is also...

Youth job fair to be biggest ever

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

April 15, 2014

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local

The city’s youth employment program will attempt to help a record number of young Evanston residents find summer employment at its annual job fair this weekend, organizers say. The Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program hopes...