Rep. Robin Kelly Hosts Youth Summit
Chicago’s 2nd Congressional District Representative Robin Kelly (D) hosted a two-pronged youth event today on Chicago’s South Side.
It was a Youth Summit to address violence, paired with a Job Expo for young men and women between the ages of 15 and 21.
WGN reporter Gaynor Hall moderated the event.
More than a thousand participants had registered, and more than 50 companies and agencies were on-site to accept job applications.
The consensus on violence was verbalized by Congresswoman Kelly, who quoted the panel by saying, “It takes a village… .”