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Chicago Program Cuts Arrests Among Youth

An evaluation of Youth Guidance’s Becoming a Man (BAM) program found that the program significantly reduced violent crime while high-school graduations rose sharply among program participants.

"Chicago’s Murder Problem"

The New York Times
Related Grantee: University of Chicago, Crime Lab


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Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
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Craig Howard

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Mindy Martinez

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Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer