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Featured Sponsors

  • Thank you, 2016 Chipping in for Chicago Youth Golf Outing Sponsors

    Title Sponsor:  Wintrust Commercial Banking

    Titanium Sponsors: Abbott  The Marmon Group

    Stainless Steel Sponsors: Experian  Patrick Hardiman • Mariana Systems  Steve & Carol Slavin Winston & Strawn LLP

    Aluminum Sponsors: BMO Harris Bank  Charlie & Bobbie Denison  First Midwest Bank  ITW

    Hole Sponsors: Athletico  Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP  CA Ventures • Judy Macior  PearlMark Real Estate Partners • William Blair  Hank & Joyce Wisniewski

    Jul 20, 2016 Ξ

Impact Stories

Aug 2, 2016 Ξ

CYC Youth Head to White House to Accept Award Recognizing their Peace Garden

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CYC Youth Head to White House to Accept Award Recognizing their Peace Garden

UPDATE: Here’s a video clip of our students accepting the President’s Environmental Youth Award! We are so #proudtobeCYC! Congratulations, CYC Sunshine Garden Club! — On August 15, six members of  Full Article »

CYC Blog

Aug 1, 2016 Ξ

One Year Later: CYC Continues to Innovate and Grow After State Budget Impasse

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One Year Later: CYC Continues to Innovate and Grow After State Budget Impasse

What would happen if CYC no longer existed? Last year, CYC’s Board faced this question. The state’s budget impasse meant social services across the city were cut, and CYC lost critical funds.  Full Article »

Donor Spotlight

Aug 3, 2016 Ξ

Thank you, Tyson Foods

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Thank you, Tyson Foods

CYC is grateful for the generosity of Tyson Foods, which supports healthy eating and nutrition initiatives at CYC. These programs are especially important in the summer months when, without the  Full Article »

Board Member Spotlight

Jul 28, 2016 Ξ

Introducing New CYC Board Member: Katie Swick

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CYC's Board of Directors grew to include four new members this spring. We will be profiling new members throughout the year. Find out what inspires Katie to be part of CYC...

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

SUMMER STORIES

A Tale of Two Summers: How CYC’s Summer Enrichment Program Makes an Impact

A Tale of Two Summers: How CYC’s Summer Enrichment Program Makes an Impact

For children in Chicago's south and west communities, summer can be a time of food insecurity, learning loss, and escalating violence. CYC is changing that narrative for our children. Read more...

Jun 6, 2016 Ξ

Events

Chipping in for Chicago Youth Golf Outing

Chipping in for Chicago Youth Golf Outing

August 29, 2015

Chicago Youth Centers and Wintrust Commercial Banking invite you to join the 24th annual Chicago Youth Centers Chipping in for Chicago Youth Golf Outing. Learn More

Jul 6, 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