The North Lawndale Employment Network (NLEN) serves under and unemployed residents of the North Lawndale neighborhood and surrounding communities. Their clients include citizens returning from incarceration and others who face the day-to-day hardships of living without enough income to support themselves and their families.
Independent Film Alliance Chicago (IFA) is a non-profit serving filmmakers across Chicagoland. Their mission is to provide the community and resources needed to build a diverse and sustainable industry of independent content creators. Inherent in IFA”s philosophy is the artistic, ethical and moral imperative for inclusion of underrepresented individuals both within IFA and the broader…
Cinespace Studios launched the CineCares Workforce Training Program in Chicago in 2017 with NBCUniversal, Wolf Entertainment and IATSE Local 476, with trainee placements across the One Chicago franchise, which includes Universal Television-produced dramas Chicago Fire, Chicago Med and Chicago P.D.