Partnerships

March 2019

NLC Staff Members Graduate from Metropolitan Peace Academy

By |2019-03-05T00:16:41+00:00March 13th, 2019|Mentoring, Partnerships|

NLC staff members, Andre and Victoria, were part of the Metropolitan Peace Academy, a citywide Training academy for street outreach workers, in partnership with Metropolitan Family Services and Communities Partnering for Peace.  This 144 hour training focuses on the field of street outreach and how to become a better outreach worker.  Andre and Victoria worked […]

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NLC Youth On Stage with Obama at MBK Rising

By |2019-03-05T00:07:32+00:00March 7th, 2019|Mentoring, Partnerships|

New Life Centers was chosen as a seed grant winner with the Obama Foundation’s My Brothers Keeper Initiative.  Last week we headed to Oakland for MBK Rising, a national summit for young men of color and organizations serving them across the US.  It was an energizing time where Matt DeMateo, our Executive Director, […]

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February 2019

Cubs Charities Awards NLC $150,000 Grant!

By |2019-02-08T15:42:43+00:00February 8th, 2019|Little Village, Partnerships|

Cubs Charities has awarded New Life Centers a 2018 Diamond Project grant to help improve youth baseball and softball fields and facilities across Chicago’s neighborhoods!

This $150,000 grant will pay for lights to be installed at the two softball and baseball fields at La Villita Park in Little Village. This installment will allow the community to play more games as play […]

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February 2018

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

By |2018-02-19T20:20:50+00:00February 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.

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April 2017

#ThatsCub – Partnering with the Chicago Cubs

By |2017-05-03T13:26:49+00:00April 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 took 10 […]

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October 2016

Chicago Bulls honor After School Matters

By |2016-11-01T12:34:38+00:00October 25th, 2016|CrossOver, Humboldt Park, Partnerships, Sports|

The Chicago Bulls honored After School Matters at their annual charity gala. It is great to partner with the Chicago Bulls and the work of our Crossover Program in Humboldt Park. Check out this video highlighting our program and the day that Jimmy Butler came to visit!

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