Blinken, Durbin meet with Ukraine supporters in Chicago

Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin calls Chicago's Ukrainian Village ground zero of support for Ukraine and its people. Durbin, along with U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken sat down Friday with leaders from the Ukrainian Diaspora in Chicago.

Chicago school seeking donations to help 65 students from Ukraine

St. Nicholas in Ukrainian Village has grown from a neighborhood Catholic elementary school to a community and social service hub since the war in Ukraine broke out. The school started out with eight students from Ukraine in mid-March to now beginning this year's school year with about 65 recently arrived students from the war-torn country. St. Nicholas is holding a back-to-school donation drive to collect supplies, gift cards and money for help with tuition. St. Nicholas Cathedral School principal Anna Cirilli talks about it.

Students from Ukraine start school in Chicago

Sixty-five young refugees from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine are about to start a new school year in Chicago. Some remain traumatized by what the war has done to their lives.