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#StayLIT CYS

  • #StayLIT CYS
  • 459 W. 79th St.
  • Chicago, IL 60620
  • (773) 797-2008
  • Jade Cross-French
  • Lead Project Coordinator
  • (630) 664-3079

Program Description

#StayLIT offers project-based learning activities that allow our youth (ages 11-24) to become better stewards in the communities that they live in.

#StayLIT Community Youth Services Program focuses on delinquency and violence prevention which will help improve the overall health and economic development of Auburn-Gresham and Englewood, the quality of life for all residents, but especially increase the likelihood youth will lead productive lives.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Arts and cultural
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College transition and retention support
  • Community service/service hours
  • Leadership development
  • Mentoring
  • Parent/family services

Demographics

Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 100
  • Middle School: 0
  • Elementary School: 0
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0

Populations Served

  • Academically At-risk

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%