Monthly Archives: May 2015
I first met Nick Mapson last fall while working on my on-going series on how being in the military affects servicemen and women and their families. It’s called Homeland Heroes Tragedy to Triumph. I never expected the phone call I received from him last week telling me he and his family were on the verge of losing their home for the second time.
This non-profit organization supports entrepreneurs who are living and working in some of the toughest neighborhoods in Chicago. GoodCity helps them by providing networking opportunities, acquiring funding, and supporting and promoting their work. They’ve been around for 30 years but I’m finally learning who they really are.