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"Phillip Cusic: 'BAM' Program"

WGN Radio
Related Grantee: Youth Guidance
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"Vacant Properties Being Restored in Chicago"

Affordable Housing Finance
Related Grantee: Southwest Organizing Project
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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. Read More

"Chicago’s Murder Problem"

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

Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
Portrait of Craig Howard

Craig Howard

Director, Community & Economic Development
Portrait of Mindy Martinez

Mindy Martinez

Coordinator
Portrait of Meredith Klein

Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer