WTTW's Chicago Tonight Profiles One Million Degrees' Malcolm X Program
Chicago Tonight reporter Brandis Friedman spent four hours shadowing OMD Scholar Nika Pruitt around Malcolm X College, learning more about the obstacles she faces, her determination to become a radiologist, and the support OMD provides her.
One Million Degrees Receives $400,000 Grant from JPMorgan Chase to Expand Programming
"We are excited to be able to leverage the high-quality education at Malcolm X College along with One Million Degrees' comprehensive program to support hundreds of individuals who will work in hopsitals, clinics and healthcare facilities throughout the region," said Whitney Smith, Executive Director - Midwest, Global Philanthropy at JPMorgan Chase.
One Million Degrees empowers low-income, highly motivated community college students to succeed in school, in work, and in life.