Conversations With The Citizen

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Chicago Community Loan Fund-Wendell Harris

Wendell Harris, vice president of lending operations for Chicago Community Loan Fund joined "Conversations with the Citizen" to discuss Chicago Community Loan Fund and what they are doing in the community. CCLF is a business-to-business lender that helps for profit ...

Cannabis Cultural Day 4-20-2021

Recently Ariel DeNey Rainey of the Mary Jane Group and Apriel Campbell of Ethos Cannabis sat down with "Conversations with the Citizen" to discuss Cannabis Cultural Day 4-20. The ladies shared information on the need to have more diversity in ...

Committeeman Jordan recalls time in local politics

Calvin Jordan is a Rich Township Democratic Committeeman but his involvement with local politics dates back to 1989, when he worked for John H. Stroger, who was a Cook County Commissioner at the time

Mayor Wards of Robbins Recounts History of Village and His Career

Tyrone Ward, president of the Village of Robbins, is a lifelong resident of the village. He served as comptroller and purchasing agent with the Village of Robbins, after graduating from Northern Illinois University. He said it was his first brush ...

State Rep Kam Buckner Talks about his district

Illinois State Representative Kam Buckner represents the 26th District, which encompasses South Chicago, South Shore, Woodlawn, Greater Grand Crossing, Bronzeville, Hyde Park and all the way up to Streeterville and the Gold Coast. It is one of the most racially ...

Community organization continues legacy to serve residents

Imani Community Development Corporation, located at 2314 E. 83rd St., has been serving the Southeast side of Chicago since it was founded in 2001. The Reverend Jeffrey Hodges, pastor of King of Glory Tabernacle Church of God in Christ, is ...

MECRO ED Sharon Lewis

Sharon "Sy" Lewis, the Executive Director of Meadows Eastside Community Resource Organization sat down with "Conversations With The Citizen" to discuss the Training and Business Support offered through MECRO. MECRO representative Lewis spoke about their latest initiative ,"Light Up The ...

Quo Vadis Talks Building Generational Wealth Buy Purchasing Real Estate

Quo Vados sat down to talk with "Conversation with the Citizen" recently to discuss how now is the time to begin building generational wealth buy purchasing real estate. Quo believe that one way to get the ball rolling is to ...

Dr. Altheimer Bid for Bloom Township Supervisor

As the race for Bloom Township heats up, Dr. Octavia Altheimer of the Southland sits down to chat with "Conversation With The Citizen". Dr. Octavia Altheimer makes her Bid for Bloom Township Supervisor

Conversations With The Citizen Welcomes Back Thaddues Jones

"Conversations With The Citizen", welcomes back Rep. Thaddues Jones to the show. Jones, discuss his Supreme Court victory landing him a seat as the newly elected Mayor of Calumet City, Illinois.