14th Annual Ripples of Hope Awards Dinner
The Ripples of Hope Dinner raises essential revenue directed to training diverse young leaders to serve as tutors, mentors and role models – helping to build the high school graduation pipeline.
Chairman of the Midwest
Chicago Board of Education
Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013
Time: 5:30 PM Reception; 6:30 PM Dinner
Location: Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, 221 North Columbus Drive
PJH Contact: Kara Forrestal e-mail
At City Year’s locations across the United States, London, England and South Africa, young people – called “corps members” – serve full time for 10 months. These young leaders serve as tutors, mentors and role models to at-risk students, keeping them in school and on-track to graduate. City Year Chicago has 154 corps members serving 4,350 Chicago Public School students, As a City Year Chicago corps member, by providing supports in attendance, behavior and course performance during the school day in addition to after school programming.