Fair helps Chicago job seekers

February 12, 2010 7:52:56 PM PST
About 200 Chicagoans looking for work got some help with the search Friday.The YWCA held an employment boot camp and job fair on the South Side. People taking part got lessons on the best ways to land a job.

Participants also were given the chance to meet Chicago employers looking for workers.

Another job fair was planned for Saturday.

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago's Employment boot camp and job fair
Employers include Staples, T-Mobile and CDW Corp.
At the YWCA Laura Parks and Mildred Francis Center
6600 S. Cottage Grove
Saturday, Feb. 13, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.