WATCH: Chicago This Week — Episode 7

The group Men Run Deez Streets exercises along the lakefront. (Raphael Hipos/MEDILL)

This week’s episode of “Chicago This Week” celebrates local heroes who show up for others and make an impact. From community advocates to business leaders to educators, these Chicagoans are making a difference.

“Chicago This Week” is a half-hour show that features news, sports, business and entertainment stories from around Chicago. All the producing, reporting, writing, shooting and editing is done by Medill graduate students.