The annual Back to School Luncheon was a festive kick-off to the school year. Funds raised are directed to expand programs and transform the lives of underserved youth. The afternoon recognized the annual Alter and Stone Award and Wheels on the Bus Award recipients.
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Working In The Schools
Working in the Schools serves low income and minority students, providing essential literacy support in Chicago Public Schools.
The WITS outreach offers one-to-one mentoring and tutoring to encourage the success and empowerment of urban youth. Partnerships with corporate and government employees, retirees, students and community members create a network of dedicated and influential volunteers. As a leading educational nonprofit, WITS guides nearly 3,000 students in 24 schools throughout Chicago.