mentoring

May 2018

Urban Life Skills Receives Award for Innovation in Mentoring

By | 2018-05-21T15:34:53+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Mentoring, Programs, Urban Life Skills|

 

On May 18th New Life Centers was recognized by Mentor Illinois with the 2018 Innovation in Mentoring Award. This was given for all the mentoring innovations we have implemented in the Urban Life Skills  Program. Thanks to our staff for all their hard work!

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April 2018

Celebrating Our Volunteer Mentors

By | 2018-04-30T17:20:43+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Mentoring|

We are very thankful for all the volunteers that play a role at New Life Centers.  Volunteers are key to the work that is done.  Their faithfulness was celebrated at our annual Volunteer Spring Brunch, earlier this month.

Our volunteers serve in a variety of capacities from tutors, program support, sport referees, to volunteer mentors.
They each […]

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March 2018

February 2018

Basketball Team Enjoys Competition and Fellowship in Tony Aguirre Tournament

By | 2018-02-27T00:02:01+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Little Village, Little Village Basketball, Mentoring, Programs, Sports|

The Little Village basketball team participated in the Tony Aguirre Tournament for the third year in a row and had a great time!

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Urban Life Skills Receives National Gold Star Mentoring Recognition Award

By | 2018-02-15T19:19:53+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Mentoring, Urban Life Skills|

We were honored to receive the National Gold Star Mentoring Recognition Award for our top quality standards in mentoring. Jorge Roque, our Mentoring Director, was on hand to receive the award.

We are very proud of the hard work that the Urban Life Skills team has invested in order to receive this recognition. Thanks to all […]

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January 2018

June 2017

#RespectCommunity with the Chicago Cubs

By | 2017-06-15T15:48:53+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Mentoring, Programs, Sports, Urban Life Skills|

Beloved Community,

We are proud to continue to partner with the Chicago Cubs. Today we were the featured #RespectCommunity partner and Coach Joe Maddon represented our Urban Life Skills Program shirt at the post game interview. Thankful to be able to serve our youth and mentor them toward New Life and New […]

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May 2017

NLC Selected Beyond Sport Global Award Finalist

By | 2017-06-15T15:44:57+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Little Village Little League, Programs|

We are honored to receive word that our Little Village Summer Softball League has been named on the prestigious Official Shortlist for the Beyond Sport Global Awards 2017 for the Sport for Peace and Social Justice Award.

We been selected as one of 37 shortlisted organizations out of more than 300 entries worldwide that entered this […]

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April 2017

Benny and Jorge and the Quest for Peace

By | 2018-05-04T01:48:43+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 also see […]

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