What We Do Matters…

To the 172 people living below the poverty line who turned to us in 2019 for assistance with their educational, employment and personal goals.

562 supportive services provided                                                       $86,501 in grants and paid wages to interns
39 unduplicated support provided to working single mothers     101 participants working with a case manager to achieve their goals


2019 Youth Demographics

Youths: Walk-ins 109
Areas: Chicago West Side 70%

Served: 74
Suburban Cook County: 30%

Placed: 44
Unknown: 0%

GED Alternative School Completion Rate: 18%

Placement Rate: 60%

Average 12-Month Pre-Program Earnings: $0

Post Secondary Placement: 26%

Placement Retention Rate: 60%

Average 12-Month Post - Program Earnings: $29,640

Population Served

Gender Female      61% Male          39%

Ethnicity Black or African Americans     92% Hispanic or Latino                     5%

White           3% Unknown      0%

Adult Demographics

Adults: 63
Areas: Chicago West Side  88%

Suburban Cook County 12%

Placed: 21
Chicago Side Side %

Placement Rate: 43%

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

Average 12-Month Post-Program Earnings: 

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