(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File) The Cook County, Ill., Promise Guaranteed Income Pilot will send 3,250 residents $500 each month in cash assistance for two years. Citizenship will not be a requirement, meaning illegal aliens will be able to apply for the grants.
To qualify for the program, you must be a Cook County resident and earn a household income of or below 250% of the federal poverty level or make less than $69,375 for a home of four.
“This pilot is open to all residents of Cook County, regardless of your immigration status. This means that if you are undocumented, or […]