The May Newsletter
Featuring: Embody Her Story Recap, Hopa Gala 2023 - Dreaming in Color, CYP Spotlight: Stephen Minter, Upcoming Events, and more!
$10 Million Dollar Fundraising Campaign
Make a difference in the life of Chicago Youth Programs Youth!
2023 Open Enrollment
We are hosting an enrollment opportunity for all youth to join our after-school programs. If you would like to register your child(ren), please complete the contact form now.
This Giving Tuesday help support CYP families. Our goal for each child is to complete a higher education degree, providing the opportunity to escape poverty and avoid all the health risks associate with living in poverty.
2022 Open House
JOIN US – SEPTEMBER 9, 2022 from 6-7:30pm for updates about our organization, detail about programming, and more.
Chicago Youth Programs executive director, Jeff Campbell, and a mom with children enrolled in the program, share how it works to keep kids safe after school.
As part of our Building a Better Chicago digital series, ABC7 Chicago sat down with Jeff Campbell, Executive Director of Chicago Youth Programs and Rasheedah Badru whose children are enrolled in the programs.
Former CYP teen teen speaks to federal lawmakers
CHICAGO (WLS) -- A Chicago teen is among several people telling federal lawmakers about their experiences with gun violence as they search for ways to stop it. The first to testify was a 19-year-old from Chicago's West Side.
2022 Open Enrollment
NOW – MARCH 28, 2022 we are hosting an enrollment opportunity for all youth to join our after-school programs. If you would like to register your child(ren), please complete the contact form.
Chicago Youth Programs Names New Executive Director
Jeffrey Campbell, a nonprofit leader with more than 10 years’ experience, was named Executive Director of Chicago Youth Programs, a longstanding and comprehensive youth development organization headquartered in the Washington Park community, that serves 650 youth annually.
Season of Hope: Hope to Soar
Thank you to all of our Season of Hope 2021 Sponsors. We raised over $54,000 with our Tree and Wreath Sponsorship at Prudential Plaza. Over 485 new coats and winter apparel, over 300 youth received at least 3 gifts each, and we were able to give 2 shelters at least 100 gifts for their youth.
2021 Annual Appeal, a letter from the executive director
We had the privilege of welcoming 60 new youth from 40 families into our programs, bringing us to well over 500 young people served by our efforts in 2021.
CYP was recently selected as an Impact Grant recipient from Impact Grants Chicago!
We are thrilled and excited to join in partnership with this great group of women who are putting their philanthropy to action in tangible ways.