Since 1916, it has worked to help people find jobs, secure affordable housing, grow their businesses and get a good education.
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As the Chicago Urban League moves into a new decade, it does so with a new President and CEO, former Gary mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson.
Freeman-Wilson stopped by ABC7 to talk about this next phase in her career and what to expect in the future from The Chicago Urban League.
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