RoundUp App



We are thrilled that Chicago Youth Programs was selected to partner with RoundUp, an app that allows you to automatically donate the change from your credit or debit card purchases. Here’s a 90 second video explaining how it works. You can download the app for iPhone, Android or use it on the Web.

It’s small change for supporters, but a game changer for Chicago Youth Programs!

CYP Announces Presenting Sponsors of Annual Hope Gala

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Press Release – April 12, 2018

Michael Jordan hands court settlement to 23 Chicago nonprofits

Michael Jordan made good Tuesday on his promise to donate the net proceeds of the multimillion-dollar settlement he received from supermarkets Dominick’s and Jewel-Osco to nonprofits helping Chicago kids, his advisers said.

Press Release – April 12, 2018

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  • Clinic & Preventative Health

    CYP was founded with the hope of improving the health of youth living in at-risk communities. CYP runs two free health clinics, one at our Washington Park Community Center, the other out of donated space in Lurie Children’s Hospital.

  • Middle School Initiative

    Established by volunteers in 1995, the Washington Park Youth Program (WPYP) is CYP’s largest community program which serves the high-need communities of Washington Park, Englewood, and surrounding areas.