Need a summer job? Apply now for 1 of 30,000 offered by city

One Summer Chicago participant Arkalius Howard meets Mayor Rahm Emanuel. (Andrea V. Watson / DNAinfo)

CHICAGO — Teens and young adults looking for a summer job or internship can apply online for one of the 30,000 positions offered through the One Summer Chicago program.

Youths ages 14-24 can apply online at until May 15, officials said.

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For the first time, Chicagoans with a little extra cash can donate online through the Robert R. McCormick Foundation to expand the opportunities for the teens and young adults, who typically earn about $165 a week tending a community garden, creating public art or working in an office, officials said.

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