How Low-Income Families Can Earn Refunds This Tax Season
It's tax filing season! Don’t you love this time of year? You are right, nobody enjoys filing their taxes. It takes time from...|
It's tax filing season! Don’t you love this time of year? You are right, nobody enjoys filing their taxes. It takes time from...| Tagged Earned Tax Income Credit, economics, finance, income inequality, Internal Revenue Service, IRS, Niagara Foundation, tax refunds, tax season, wage gap
Climate change is happening now! Yes, I understand this might be an obvious statement. However, we have a lack of knowledge about the...| Tagged agriculture, climate change, crops, ecosystem, food, global warming, honeybees, Niagara Foundation, phenology, plants, pollination
oday is World Day of Social Justice. This day is recognized by the U.N. and its member states and was officially created in...| Tagged development, globalization, human rights, Niagara Foundation, social justice, United Nations, World Day of Social Justice
“Their economic crisis is making that country very unstable, it’s not a very safe place for travelers. You should go somewhere else!” I...| Tagged austerity, bailout, finance, Greece, Grexit, policy, recession, tourism, values
Today, there are many issues surrounding how we treat our soil and damage its health properties through different chemicals and fertilizers, which in-turn...| Tagged climate change, conservation, environment, preservation, soil, sustainability, UN observance, United Nations, World Soil Day
Each year, the Niagara Foundation publicly recognizes individuals and organizations in the Chicago community who have distinguished themselves in their profession and contributed...| Tagged Andrea Zopp, chicago, Chicago Community Trust, Community Service Award, Daniel Ash, Fethullah Gulen Award, Gesture, Lifetime Leadership Award, Niagara Foundation, Peace & Dialogue Awards, silent auction, Suzanne Morgan
This Saturday, October 24 is World Development Information Day, which was instituted on this day in 1972 by the United Nations. The date...
On Wednesday, October 21 at the Niagara Foundation, we hosted Howard A. Learner, the President and Executive Director of the Environmental Law and...| Tagged ELPC, energy, energy efficiency, environment, environmental law, Environmental Law and Policy Center, Howard Learner, Niagara Foundation, technology
On October 14th, Niagara Foundation was pleased to host Arshia Ali-Khan, Director of Business Development & Marketing for the UMMA Center. The UMMA...| Tagged chicago, Lake County, poverty, UMMA Centers
On October 9, 2015, it is World Post Day. The day marks the anniversary of the Universal Postal Union’s establishment. The union’s goal...| Tagged mail, Universal Postal Union, World Post Day
Every year, United Nations’ World Tourism Day is celebrated on September 27. The day aims to promote tourism and to raise awareness about...
World Maritime Day was created by the International Maritime Organization to focus attention on the importance of shipping safety, maritime security and the...| Tagged World Maritime Day
Currently, according to American physicist and philosopher Thomas Samuel Kuhn, we are witnessing a paradigm shift in the culture of brands and branding....| Tagged belief, brands, Coca-Cola, Nike
On Wednesday, September 9, Thomas D. Kuczmarski, a nationally recognized expert in the innovation of new products and services joined Niagara Foundation for...| Tagged chicago, Chicago Innovation Awards, Innovation, Tom Kuczmarski
A 2014 report states that there are approximately 138,575 homeless people in Chicago. To help these people, the city of Chicago offers 2,064...| Tagged chicago, Homelessness
Ecuador is blessed with an abundance of timber, fish, and hydropower. Such a diverse landscape is fertile ground for resource conflict, particularly with...| Tagged Economy, Ecuador, Indigenous peoples, Natural resources, Rafael Correa
The views and opinions expressed on the website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of...| Tagged chicago, Food insecurity, United Nations Association
On April 17th, President of Northeastern Illinois University, Dr. Sharon Hahs, will be speaking at the Niagara Foundation on the role of higher...