Cook County Commissioner Donna Miller (D-6th) announced on Wednesday, May 20, the establishment of a recovery fund to assist families in need in the Southland.
“Data shows that the COVID-19 pandemic has hit the South Suburbs hard, exacerbating economic and healthcare disparities that already existed, especially in the Southland communities. Last month, I called for the creation of a locally targeted cash transfer program as an important solution for many of our neighbors in need,” Miller said. “Today, I’m happy to announce that through a partnership with The Chicago Community Trust, as well as the . . .