Muhammad Ali Shows How A Real Champ Helps Others.
Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali was recently in Chicago, Ill., to tout the Chicago Housing Authority’s partnership program with his Community and Economic Development Corporation.
Ali met with more than 100 residents of all ages at the Robert Taylor Boys and Girls Club, and noted that the jobs program established by his organization and the CHA fills residents “with feeling that they can do something for themselves and make a living.”
CHA Executive Director Joseph Shuldiner said that for every $2 that Ali’s organization will provide, the CHA will give $1 in matching funds. That money reportedly will be used to hire and train residents to repair vacant units so the places can be used for occupancy. [Read More Here]