What We Do Matters…

To the 370 people all living below the poverty line who turned to us in 2014 for assistance with their educational, employment and personal goals.

157 supportive services provided                                                       $254,418 in grants and paid wages to interns
42 unduplicated support provided to working single mothers     73 participants are working with a case manager to achieve their goals


2015 Youth Demographics

Youths: Walk-ins 260
Areas: Chicago West Side 56%

Served: 107
Suburban Cook County: 37%

Placed: 49
Chicago South Side: 7%

High School Graduation Rate: 58%

Initial Placement Rate: 97%

Average 12-Month Pre-Program Earnings: $0

College Attendance Rate: 37%

Placement Retention Rate: 46%

Average 12-Month Post - Program Earnings: $18,000

2015 Adult Demographics

Adults: Walk-ins 110
Areas:  Chicago West Side   %

Served: 41
Suburban Cook County %

Placed: 14
Chicago Side Side %

Placement Rate: 34%

Average 12-Month Pre-Program Earnings: N/A

Average 12-Month Post-Program Earnings: 

Population Served

Gender Female      58% Male          42%

Ethnicity Black or African Americans     80% Hispanic or Latino                     1.3%

White            2.1% Unknown      16.6

AACF Oak Park, Illinois

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