Making a Difference
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 1:25 PM
Aim for Peace: Comfort Zone Camp

Aim for Peace: Comfort Zone Camp

Thousands of children in our community have suffered the loss of a family member to violence. NBC 5's Allison Rosati reports on what is being done to help children who have been left heartbroken. Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Aim For Peace: How Parenting Makes a Difference

Aim For Peace: How Parenting Makes a Difference

10/21/14: Zoraida Sambolin spend time with Gads Hill, an afterschool program that helps mentor not only students, but also parents. Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014 at 9:54 AM
Making A Diffference: Avoiding Sexual Assault in College

Making A Diffference: Avoiding Sexual Assault in College

Susan Carlson talks live with two Chicago police officers who during their off hours teach Freshman college students and others how to avoid sexual assault during their first semester. They call the first few... Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:22 PM
Aim For Peace: Business Development

Aim For Peace: Business Development

10/21/2014: In order to fight back the poverty and violence that plague the streets of Chicago, local ministers say that the local economy must thrive in their communities. One partnership involves refurbishing... Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 4:25 PM
Job Training Program Aims to Cull Violence Through Productivity

Job Training Program Aims to Cull Violence Through Productivity

10/14/14: Art Norman reports on the Chicago Cook Work Force Partnership program that was established in 2012 as a collaboration between Toni Preckwinkle and Rahm Emanuel. It trains youth on specialty jobs... Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 4:25 PM
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NBCChicago is spreading the word about Anti-Violence efforts in Chicago with a... See Full Gallery »

Sunday, Oct 5, 2014 at 10:54 AM
MAD: Back of the Yards Organization of Chicago

MAD: Back of the Yards Organization of Chicago

NBC 5's Art Norman introduces us to a community organization in Chicago's Back Of The Yards neighborhood that's making a difference in the community. Watch »

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 8:14 AM
Making A Difference: Maya Angelou School Rededication `

Making A Difference: Maya Angelou School Rededication `

Hundreds turn out to rededicate Maya Angelou Elementary School in Harvey to the late poet, educator, and civil rights activist. The ceremony was hosted by NBC 5's Christian Farr. Watch »

Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 11:58 AM
MAD: National Latino Institute

MAD: National Latino Institute

LeeAnn Trotter showcases an organization helping to get people into the workforce. She speaks with Elba Aranda-Suh, executive director of National Latino Education Institute, one of the leading experts in Latino... Watch »

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 at 11:39 AM
Bishop Arthur M. Brazier Foundation Aims to Improve Live in African American Neighborhoods

Bishop Arthur M. Brazier Foundation Aims to Improve Live in African American...

Byron Brazier, Chairman of the Brazier Foundation, said he started the organization to honor the memory of his father, Bishop Arthur M. Brazier. Watch »

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