August 19, 2015
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July 9, 2015
This week WGN-TV visited Club One to learn how our ULBGC youth spend their summer. Club youth shared what they do and why the Union League Boys & Girls Clubs are a great place to spend time having some fun in a safe environment while they keep on learning during the summer months. ULBGC continues […]
Each year, our numerous partners help us accomplish our goal of helping youth realize their dreams and reach their full potential, while providing healthy meals, a safe and positive environment, and so much more.
New Ross Power Hour Grant
We are pleased to inform you that Union League Boys & Girls Clubs has been selected by Boys & Girls Clubs of America Ross Stores Foundation to receive a grant to implement a Ross Foundation Power Hour grant. A new iteration of the Ross Power Hour grant was designed to allow us to participate in the new Power Hour model to be launched for the next academic year. Coordination between Ross, BGCA and our three participating BGC’s (Club One, Club Two and Barreto) will occur through June 2015.
Google to teach our Boys & Girls Clubs computer code
Union League Boys & Girls Clubs is excited to announce that we will be participating in a new initiative aimed at creating more opportunities for youth to experience and learn about technology. The Code Corps initiative is a partnership between our Club, the Corporation for National & Community Service and Google. We will be working with AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers who will help us build capacity to serve more youth with technology programs. We need your help! We are looking for exceptional folks to be our VISTAs. Please share the following listing with as many people as you can.
Also feel free to share with those who are interested in learning about the AmeriCorps VISTA program and what it entails to check out –
The Union League Boys & Girls Clubs in partnership with the Illinois Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs intend to submit an application for the FY15 21st Century Community Learning Centers Request for Proposals from the Illinois State Board of Education to operate said program at the following schools:
Stagg School of Excellence
7424 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60621
Charles G. Hammond Elementary School
2819 W. 21st Place
Chicago, IL 60623
The Chicago Public School District is co-applicants on the applications related to these proposed programming sites.