The grant will dramatically enhance Chicago’s city-wide violence reduction strategy offering more children and families a positive trajectory and a sense of community
“We know that with consistent ongoing in-depth support for years we can truly make a difference in the lives of these kids”
We invest in kids and provide them support “before possibility and hope leave their mind”. That is why we are part of the solution to decrease gun violence in Chicago.
Chicago Forward talks to Friends of the Children - Chicago and others about crime prevention through mentorship
We are committed to empowering each of our youth to believe in themselves and achieve their goals.
How reading the right book changes everything!
Megan and Sabriya express themselves through art.
Mentors help Kanisha* and Keandra* embrace their Black Girl Magic
Amari* and Philicia* go to see the Obama Portraits
Maya is adventurous as she tries new things to find what she likes.