Eligible “Chicagoans,” including illegal aliens and families with mixed immigration statuses, will receive up to $1,000 cash per household starting in mid-June.

“This fund serves as a critical resource for the thousands of Chicagoans who so sorely need support and relief from the impact of COVID-19, but are unable to receive it through the federal government’s own stimulus channels,” Mayor Lightfoot said in a press release. “As part of my fight to mitigate the effects of economic hardship and poverty in Chicago, I know that what people struggling right now need is money, and this fund will get them just that to make ends meet.”



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