Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott Awards $5 Million to Skills for Chicagoland’s Future

Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott Awards $5 Million to Skills for Chicagoland’s Future

Business Wire

Published

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Skills for Chicagoland’s Future (Skills) today announced it received a $5 million gift from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. The transformative donation will support Skills’ work breaking down barriers to employment for overlooked talent on the south and west sides of Chicago and expand its successful model across the country. Scott’s unsolicited and unrestricted gift, through her charitable fund Yield Giving, will help Skills significantly increase the number of Chicag

Full Article