Little Village

April 2017

Benny and Jorge and the Quest for Peace

By | 2017-05-04T17:04:57+00:00 April 30th, 2017|Little Village, Mentoring, Urban Life Skills|

Wow... God continues to bless the work at New Life Centers and open up new doors. On Friday morning the Chicago Tribune released an article featuring two of our mentors, Jorge Roque and Benny Estrada. It is front page in the Sunday morning print edition. You can read the whole article here: www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-little-village-met-20170421-story.html You can [...]

#ThatsCub – Partnering with the Chicago Cubs

By | 2017-05-03T13:26:49+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Little Village, Little Village Little League, Mentoring, Partnerships, Sports|

Beloved Community, Recently our basketball programming was highlighted by the Chicago Bulls and last night we had the amazing opportunity to be featured by the Chicago Cubs. We are proud of all of the work that our team puts in to reach hundreds of youth each week through mentoring, education, and sports. Last night we [...]

September 2014

Summer of Fun, Learning & Love

By | 2016-11-01T12:34:39+00:00 September 6th, 2014|Humboldt Park, Little Village|

We had three amazing summer camps this summer at our Humboldt Park and two Little Village locations! Each summer New Life Centers offers fifteen weeks of summer camp between these locations for our kindergarten through 8th grade students. Our students and their communities were challenged in their faith as they learned together. Two of our [...]

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March 2013

Urban Life Skills Online and All Over

By | 2013-06-18T18:17:54+00:00 March 2nd, 2013|Little Village, Location, Programs, Urban Life Skills|

Urban Life Skills, New Life's gang intervention program in Little Village, has been in a magnificent season of new growth.  Serving youth on probation, ULS is now expanding its impact through partnership with important Chicago and national organizations.  Requests for training in ULS' method of community involvement in gang intervention have been requested nationwide, with [...]

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New to Little Village: BLING [EXPANDED]

By | 2016-11-01T12:34:43+00:00 March 2nd, 2013|BLING, Little Village, Location, Programs|

New to Little Village: BLING [EXPANDED] In order to serve more youth and BLING out more of the world, Little Village has joined the youth jewelry-making business. Now, at-risk youth in both Humboldt Park and Little Village learn leadership and job skills through jewelry-making with their mentors and leaders. This September, BLING will travel to [...]

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