The 2020 Hope Gala has been postponed. Because the COVID-19 pandemic is a rapidly changing circumstance, we have not yet conﬁrmed the new date.
To celebrate our annual Hope Gala, CYP youth and staff wrote and recorded this song to inspire us all to continue to believe in ourselves, and to remember the collective power of coming together.
In a recent survey, 85% of our youth report that they have a trusted adult, volunteer, or mentor from our program that they can depend on. In addition, when asked during our recent long term study, former participants shared that they stayed in the program because they had a consistent and safe relationship with an adult mentor.
WASHINGTON PARK SUMMER CAMP Summers are for fun. Unfortunately, our youth are not always free to explore all that their neighborhoods and city have to offer. That is where our Safe Summer Camp comes in and provides academic support for those who need it, but fun for all! For six weeks, youth are immersed in days full of play, arts, culture, and fun both in their communities and in the City