Through the UChicago Local initiative, the University partners with organizations throughout the city of Chicago to connect businesses and job seekers in mid-South Side neighborhoods to opportunities.

When local residents and businesses thrive, their communities do too. The University of Chicago is committed to helping to strengthen communities surrounding the campus by creating opportunities for residents and business owners. Through the UChicago Local initiative, the University partners with organizations throughout the city of Chicago to connect businesses and job seekers in mid-South Side neighborhoods to opportunities at the University, the University of Chicago Medicine, and their vendor networks.

Website: http://civicengagement.uchicago.edu/anchor/economic-impact-and-jobs/uchicago-local/