Chicago Wolfpack Basketball Program – North Lawndale
Chicago Wolfpack is a basketball program through Lawndale Community Church. The North Lawndale community is 90% African American with 25% of the population living on $10K annually or less. The crime rate in Lawndale is 112% higher than the national average. As a Lawndale resident you have a 1 in 17 chance of being a victim of a crime. Help us keep the youth of Lawndale off the street and safe by supporting this basketball program that encourages discipline and academic enrichment. The basketball program supports both junior high and high school youth impacting 40 kids. Here’s what’s needed to gear them up.
Sarah E Goode Stem Academy Girls Softball – Chicago Southside
Sarah E Goode Stem Academy is one of 5 CPS early college STEM schools. They connect high school, college and the world of work to prepare students for technology jobs of the future. The school is 96% minority students and 88% of the students are from low income families.