Chicago Youth Programs


Chicago Youth Programs(CYP) is an award-winning, innovative program created by Northwestern University medical students in 1984. CYP currently offers services in three under-served communities: Near North/ Cabrini Green, Washington Park, and Uptown. The Cabrini Green Youth Program (CGYP) started in 1984, the Washington Park Youth Program (WPYP) was founded in 1995, and the Uptown Community Youth Program (UCYP) began in 1998.

CYP Proud Beneficiary of Invest for Kids

In 2013 CYP was the proud beneficiary of the Invest for Kids conference, Chicago’s premiere investable ideas event.

The Invest For Kids conference is the Chicago investment event of the year that includes presentations from elite investment managers. Invest For Kids is a unique forum that brings together portfolio managers, family offices, private investors and analysts to learn about strategies and specific investment ideas from a leading group of investment managers.

Invest For Kids is a recognized 501(c)(3) and all proceeds from the event go to benefit Chicago’s children.

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