The Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce spent a busy day last Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Northeastern Illinois University NEIU.
The Chamber participated in the College of Business and Management Career Fair. Chamber President Bill Morton and interns, Emilia
After the Career Fair,
UHP Director Dr. Jon Hageman sent out a last-minute call to UHP students for help and eloquently stated the need.
"Many of the residents are alone and have no family in the area (or at all
For me, it’s easy to see work and other things as overwhelming. Taking a couple of hours to serve others whose lives are in many ways much more difficult than mine helps me keep things in perspective. I have seen how a small amount of time on my part can make a big difference in the life of someone who otherwise feels abandoned. Ultimately, we all depend on help from others, and it’s important to repay that in some way."
Chamber President Bill Morton appreciates giving back and providing interns with a well-rounded internship experience, which includes Chamber volunteer work.
Mr. Morton looks forward to Chamber involvement in future university career fairs and supporting his