One Million Degrees will provide wraparound supports to 29 program participants of the new Medical Assistants Pathways Program in partnership with four local hospitals.
Backed by a new $500,000 grant from the Kresge Foundation, One Million Degrees is expanding its comprehensive community college student support services to more Chicago Housing Authority residents attending the City Colleges of Chicago.
One Million Degrees hosted 80 of Chicagoland's leaders at the fourth annual Corporate Leaders Breakfast, where the key theme was expanding corporate-community college partnerships.
One Million Degrees welcomed 200 new Scholars – community college students who will be provided a full array of intensive support services – to a future of unlimited opportunities. The annual Scholar Orientation Day, held August 21st at Malcolm X College.
One Million Degrees (OMD) honored 200 graduates from 10 Chicago-area community colleges on June 19 at its annual Scholar Awards Night, held at Chase Auditorium, with Keynote Speaker Rahm Emanuel.
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One Million Degrees (OMD) raised a record $795,000 at its 11th annual Degrees of Impact: A Food and Wine Tasting gala. The June 1st benefit, which attracted 650 guests.
One Million Degrees received a $100,000 Impact Grant last night from Impact Grants Chicago to support new technology to expand OMD’s work with Chicago-area community college students.
One Million Degrees is adding corporate partnerships and extending its employment readiness programs and services to more City Colleges of Chicago students through a new public private partnership with two leading Chicago employers.
Dan McAdams explains how identity plays a role in forging social mobility to more than 100 OMD community members.
More than 100 Chicagoland executives gathered to discuss the diverse and motivated talent pipeline community college graduates comprise for the region's workforce.