Monday, August 18, 2014On Monday, August 18, Chicago Youth Centers hosted the 22nd Annual Chipping in for Chicago Youth Golf Outing presented by Wintrust Commercial Banking at the exclusive Skokie Country Club in Glencoe. Learn More.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014This year’s Believe in Kids Dinner featured Honorary Chairs are Prue and Frank Beidler, Jay Beidler and his wife Deborah Witzburg. Guests also heard from keynote speaker, Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates. Learn More
Friday, June 20, 2014More than 125 guests joined CYC's Auxiliary Board for their annual summer soiree at the Floating World Gallery. Learn More
On Wednesday, July 23, Travelers Insurance's New to Industry Team partnered with Chicago Youth Centers on a carnival event for more than 150 children ages 3-5. Held at CYC's Elliott Donnelley Youth Center in Bronzeville, our Head Start children were led through ten safari-themed stations with help from more than 40 volunteers. LEARN MORE
For 57 years, CYC has steadfastly served communities on the south and west sides of Chicago. Today CYC centers are in seven communities across metro Chicago. We consistently deliver programming to serve the needs of kids, parents and communities—focusing on academic achievement, social and emotional skill development and parent/family engagement. Our centers are characterized by passionate and committed staff and serve as learning centers for our kids, community resources, and safe spaces.
Early Childhood Education - (ages 3-5) 900+ children served annually
School-Age Child Development - (ages 6-12) 1,200+ served annually
Teen Leadership Development & Intervention - (ages 13-19) 570+ served annually
Intervention – (ages 7-18) 637+ served annually
Camp Rosenthal - (ages 7-15) 390+ served annually
We are careful stewards of the dollars you invest in our work. We are very proud that more than 85% of every dollar raised goes directly to support of our programs.