AmeriCorps Project YES!
- Children & Youth
- Education & Literacy
Location1012 N. Noble St.Chicago, IL 60642 United States
Project YES! (Youth, Education, and Service) Project YES! educates youth holistically by providing classroom support, after school programming, and volunteer initiatives. Project YES! nurtures youth through positive mentorship by fostering relationships of trust and respect. Project YES! inspires youth through connections with caring role models by encouraging and facilitating civic engagement and leadership opportunities. Project YES! provides a structure of growth and self-motivation that empowers youth to develop skills in becoming self-sufficient individuals who succeed and contribute responsibly in a global community.
Project YES! is a proud program of the Northwestern Settlement. Project YES! connects caring adults with youth in and around the West Town community through mentorship, educational, service, artistic and recreational activities in order to support their academic achievement, provide them with positive alternatives to destructive behaviors, and foster an ethic of service in the entire community.