Chicago Westside Police and Youth Sports Conference City of Refuge - Chicago, partnering with all the members of the 15th Police District faith-based subcommittee, is sponsoring and administering this innovative sports program. The distinctive is the partnership defined within each team which includes the youth, a coach, an assistant coach who is a police officer, a church and a nonprofit. All come together to fully support every aspect of the child and their families, especially in the areas of character development, health and wellness, mentoring and athletics. Currently baseball and archery are offered. To register, click here.
The FISLL Project
NBA great Alan Houston partnered with Michele Clark High School and City of Refuge - Chicago to launch his impactful youth mentoring program FISLL. FISLL stands for Faith, Integrity, Sacrifice, Leadership and Legacy. The FISLL Project combines leadership teaching and restorative behavior to cultivate healthy relationships between youth and adults. More information about the FISLL Project can be found here
GRIP Outreach for Youth:
City of Refuge - Chicago refers to and supports programming through GRIP OUTREACH for YOUTH. Specifically, CoRC will soon begin financially supporting the transportation of staff and participants from Michele Clark High School to the SLAM youth event held Monday evenings. More information on GRIP and the SLAM program can be found here.
Resource and Care Center City of Refuge - Chicago partners with Chicago West Bible Church to offer limited financial resources, household goods and nonperishable grocery items available upon request. Information on participation can be found by contacting Stephanie at firstname.lastname@example.org