Whatever their interests, from music or writing to urban farming or sports, or tech to culinary arts, we provide a safe, inclusive and supportive environment for growth, success, and fun for young people. Through guided, project-driven participation, we help youth explore their interests, build valuable skills, and, ideally, pursue their passion.

Their future as well-rounded, global citizens begins here!

Please call 773-358-4100 to learn about our next program cycle beginning on September 25th. Ask for Ms. Woods! or email

We have something for everyone. Explore our programs:

  • Out-of-school-time Programming for Middle Schoolers
  • Out-of-school-time Programming for High Schoolers
  • Youth & Young Adult Employment Opportunities
  • Homework Help & Tutoring
  • College & Career Preparation
  • Adult & Family Programming (coming soon)

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Program Areas

Academic and Career Pathways

Culinary Arts

Urban Agriculture

Leadership & Social Development

Media & Technology

Visual & Performing Arts

Youth & Young Adult Employment

Sports, Fitness & Recreation

Uplift: Adult & Senior Programs

Learn about our exciting NEW programs for this winter!