Over 16,000 Irish J1 students were welcomed to Chicago and supported as they found jobs and accommodation by Dan O’Donnell. Wonderful to see this and his other great works recognised with the unveiling of Dan O’Donnell Way recently.
Dan passed away in January of 2021. Here he is second from left.
Alderman Michele Smith, Dan O'Donnell, Mayor Lori Lightfoot, and Alderman Tom Tunney at an event honoring Dan.