March 2018

La Semilla Teaching Students to Trust in God

By | 2018-03-12T19:23:45+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Education, La Semilla, Little Village, Programs|

This semester at La Semilla After-School Program the students have been learning about the life and ministry of Jesus. One week they focused on the story of Jesus calming the storm on the lake, and the students re-enacted the story with boats they had created. They also drew a picture of a moment when they were afraid, […]

February 2018

Urban Life Skills Partners with SGA To Give Youth on Probation a New Experience

By | 2018-02-19T20:20:50+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Juvenile Justice, Little Village, Location, Mentoring, Partnerships, Programs, Urban Life Skills|

The Urban Life Skills Juvenile Justice program is striving to not only teach our young people essential life skills, but also, to give them the opportunity to experience different things and meet new people.

January 2018

Boxing Program Teaches Discipline Both In and Out of the Ring

By | 2018-01-29T22:05:45+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Boxing, Little Village, Location, Programs, Sports|


Our boxing program has grown as we have been given the opportunity to partner with new schools and expand our in-school mentoring program. As a result, our boxing program attendance has doubled in the past two months. In the month of January, participants set goals for themselves which will help foster discipline and perseverance.  We […]

December 2017

May 2017

Vote for John LaTorre as JrNBA Coach of the Year

By | 2017-05-10T00:56:46+00:00 May 10th, 2017|CrossOver, Humboldt Park, Sports|

Our very own John LaTorre is one of 8 semifinalists for the Jr NBA’s Coach of the Year award.

Show your support and vote for  by using

[bctt tweet=”I’m voting for @johnnybchicago from @NLCenters for Coach of the Year #JrNBACOYCHI” via=”no”]

Full details from http://jr.nba.com/coachoftheyear/:

The […]