You can do big things: West Side career fair hopes to change narrative for young Black life

Lightfoot said she is eager to take on a second term while taking on her critics.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- They're hoping the change the narrative on young Black life by showing students of color in a positive light.

It's all a part of this year's career fair, sponsored by Marillac St. Vincent Family Services.

"Seeing individuals that look like them, that walk like them, that talk like them and come from the same neighborhoods that they come from, I think it's important. Exposure is key," said Arielle Williams, Marillac's associate board member.

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