June 22, 2018
This marks the second year of our Peacemakers program, a six-week initiative that provides meaningful experiences for local teens to counter violence through positive contributions to… More ›
By: Jonathan Sperling
Mellody Hobson, president of Chicago-based investment firm Ariel Investments, will be moving into a role as Starbucks’s vice chair following Executive Chairman Howard Schultz‘s departure on June 26. Throughout her career, Hobson has made financial literacy and community outreach a priority. Currently, she serves as chair on the board of directors of The Economic Club of Chicago, as well as chair of After School Matters, a Chicago nonprofit that provides teens with out-of-school time programs.