Where Possibility Lives


Featured Sponsors

  • 2015 Children’s Champions Circle

    CYC gratefully acknowledges our 2015 Children's Champions Circle. The following individuals, foundations, and corporations gave $500 to support CYC's Annual campaign: Amalgamated Bank of Chicago • Arie & Ida Crown Memorial • Benjamin Foundation • Carylon Foundation • Coffman Law Offices • Emily S. Hulbert Fund • Eugene DeRamus and Patricia Crumley • Sidney and Sondra Epstein • FCI Construction, Inc. • Richard and Mary Gray • Janet Halpin • Herbert S. Wander Revocable Trust • The Howard B. Bernick Foundation • Jerome and Mary Kaltman • Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Kupperman • Richard Lindsay-Jones • Lismore International • Judith Macior • MacLean-Fogg Company • Stanford Marks • Dixie Miller • Charles and Meryl Lyn Moss • Rose Houston Charitable Foundation • Stephen and Carol Slavin • Mickey Supera • Ann Taft • United Way Suncoast • Listed as of 11/20

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Board Member Spotlight

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

Letter from the Board Chair and Chair of the Finance Committee

Extraordinary Results & Extraordinary Times Require Extraordinary Giving

Extraordinary Results In 2014, CYC launched a pilot program in two of our Centers that made a significant impact on our children, teens, and families. In 2015, CYC children who  Full Article »

Nov 20, 2015 Ξ

Impact Stories

Putting the A in STEAM: CYC’s Arts and Innovation Program is an A+

Putting the A in STEAM: CYC’s Arts and Innovation Program is an A+

  A colorful array of tissue paper flowers. Bright papel picado, or miniature paper flags with intricate cut-out designs. Symmetrical and ornate Calaveras, or Mexican skull drawings. These were all  Full Article »

Nov 23, 2015 Ξ


South Shore Shake & Stir

Save the date for Chicago Youth Centers' spring soiree, South Shore Shake & Stir: Friday, March 18, 2016 at the South Shore Cultural Center. Join us for cocktails, local bites, and back by popular demand, The Chicago Catz!

Nov 23, 2015 Ξ