Celebrating Where Possibility Lives

Donor Spotlight

  • Thank you, 2016 Believe in Kids Dinner Sponsors

    CYC gratefully acknowledges our 2016 Believe in Kids Dinner Sponsors.

    Presenting Sponsor RR Donnelley • Leading Sponsor Acxiom • Dixie Adams and Rick Erwin • Frank and Prue Beidler • Crown Family Philanthropies • Polk Bros. Foundation • Roger Shores and Cyndy Lyons • Supporting Sponsor Abbott  • Eugene DeRamus and Patricia Crumley • Charlie and Bobbie Denison • Experian • ITW • PNC • PWC • Raymond James • Edward and Laura Wiertel • Partnering Sponsors Jay Beidler and Deborah Witzburg • BMO Harris Bank  • Bryan Cave LLP • Capital One Bank • CareerBuilder • Chicago Tribune • Cozen O'Connor • Pat and Cory DeLacey • Phil and Cindy Doherty • Epsilon Economics • Dan and Linda Feeney • Martin and Iris Gradman • Patrick and Lori Hardiman • John and Linda Hillman • Judy Macior • Marmon Holdings, Inc. • Miller Shakman & Beem LLP • Morgan Stanley • Ray and Ann Rusnak • Northern Trust • TCF Bank • Donald and Liz Thompson • Anna Wermuth • Steven B. Weinstein, Altair Advisers • William Blair & Company • Winston & Strawn LLP •

    60th Anniversary Sponsors Bank of America Merril Lynch • Fifth Third Bank • J.P. Morgan Chase Bank • Ed and Barbara McHugh • Lismore International • MUFG • Wells Fargo •

    Apr 27, 2016 Ξ

In Memory

Feb 5, 2016 Ξ

Celebrating a Life of Passion & Purpose: Sidney Epstein, 1923-2016

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Celebrating a Life of Passion & Purpose: Sidney Epstein, 1923-2016

On February 3, 2016, the children, families, communities, staff, and Board of Chicago Youth Centers (CYC) lost our co-founder and most passionate champion, Sidney Epstein. The passing of Sid is  Full Article »

Impact Stories

Feb 26, 2016 Ξ

PREPARE FOR IMPACT: 19 CYC-ABC POLK BROS. YOUTH CENTER ALUMNI TO GRADUATE FROM COLLEGE THIS YEAR

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PREPARE FOR IMPACT: 19 CYC-ABC POLK BROS. YOUTH CENTER ALUMNI TO GRADUATE FROM COLLEGE THIS YEAR

They are future lawyers, engineers, entrepreneurs, and social workers. They are studying computer science, business law, psychology, and photography. They are CYC-ABC Polk Bros. Youth Center’s college graduating class of  Full Article »

The mission of Chicago Youth Centers (CYC) is to empower children and teens to recognize and experience their possibility and promise.

Believe in Kids Dinner

Annual Believe in Kids Dinner: Imagining Tomorrow Today

Annual Believe in Kids Dinner: Imagining Tomorrow Today

In celebration of the 60th Anniversary of Chicago Youth Centers (CYC), Honorary Chair The Chicago Youth Center Board of Directors and Event Co-chairs Janet M. Halpin & William J. Kelley Invite You to CYC's Signature Event.

REGISTER FOR THE ANNUAL BELIEVE IN KIDS DINNER  

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Jan 15, 2016 Ξ

Spring Soiree

South Shore Shake & Stir Recap

South Shore Shake & Stir Recap

On March 18, CYC guests danced, sipped martinis, and enjoyed local bites while raising over $56,000 net to support the children and families of South Shore. It was a celebration worthy of James Bond himself.

Nov 23, 2015 Ξ

2016 CYC Race Team

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Sunday, October 9

Join the 2016 CYC Race Team and go the distance for Chicago's kids!

Mar 12, 2015 Ξ