Operation Warm and the Chicago Housing Authority Continue Unique Partnership

A large crowd turned out at the University of Illinois at Chicago to receive a free new winter coat and participate in a service fair. Over 40 vendors provided information on their services, the resources included Peoples Gas, City Colleges of Chicago, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, the Chicago Public Library and the Spanish Coalition for Housing. The Fair participants explained the services they offer to those who attended.

 

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