Education, Training and Development

Online Courses with Certificates - Grow with Google and Google Digital Marketing & E-commerce Professional Certificate | Coursera - Complete a Google Career Certificate to get exclusive access to CareerCircle, which offers free 1-on-1 coaching, interview and career support, and a job board to connect directly with employers, including over 150 companies in the Google Career Certificates Employer Consortium. 

Per Scholas Chicago 

  • Per Scholas Chicago provides tuition-free technology career training to residents throughout greater Chicago, IL.  

Jane Addams Research Corporation 

  • Free job training courses can help you gain employment in the manufacturing sector.  

American Climate Corps 

  • American Climate Corps members will gain the skills necessary to access good-paying jobs that are aligned with high-quality employment opportunities after they complete their paid training or service program. 

Employment Resources

Get Hired Illinois - Platform that connects job seekers and employers  

Illinois workNet Center – A workforce portal to search for job opportunities, training programs, and virtual job fairs powered by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration. 

Guide for job-seekers  

Summer Jobs for youth in Chicago 

Employment opportunities for laid off workers 

Programs – New Moms 

  • Non-profit providing resources for new moms in need of transitional housing and starting a career 

North Lawndale Employment Network

Chicago Urban League

Misericordia Foundation

Hispanic Federation

Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content