We are creating leaders, strengthening character, seeking to end violence and generational poverty in urban areas.
Some of our greatest assets reside in blighted neighborhoods. Our goal is to nurture these human resources and provide them with positive and consistent adult interactions. We focus on building their self-esteem, equipping them with the skills necessary to make appropriate life choices and exposing them to new opportunities. We cannot do this alone. Explore our website to find out how you can help.
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Come hear how Israel, known as the Start-Up Nation, can impact Chicago the way it has the world with its ingenuity ("chutzpah") and innovative thinking.The author of Thou Shalt Innovate: How Israeli Ingenuity Repairs the World, a book about people who have chosen hope and healing over death and destruction will join us at a breakfast on Thursday, April 26, 2018.
Are you a new business owner? Interested in becoming an entrepreneur in 2018? If so, you are invited to join the Illinois Department of Commerce for an ADME Business Workshop. This workshop has been designed to instruct new business start-ups or individuals who have an interest in entrepreneurship.
Employers attending include: First Student, UChicago Medicine, Manhattan Mechanical Services , South Shore United Methodist Church, A & O RECOVERY SOLUTIONS, LLC, Pepsi Beverages, CDM Smith, SDSC – TDL & Construction Trades , Premier Home Health Care Services, Inc. and more to come!
Entrepreneurs and Professionals - Join us on May 14, 2018 for this free class! Explore the top trends that small businesses should be paying attention to, simple ideas for incorporating them, and the tools that can help you implement them into your overall marketing strategy.
Project H.O.O.D., through a generous supporter, is raffling off 1 suite (for 20 people) to Taylor Swift's concert at Soldier Field in Chicago on June 2, 2018. Raffle tickets are $25 each and includes entry into the raffle - 1 entry per ticket. A total of 2,500 raffle tickets will be sold. The winner will be announced on May 21st, 2018 at 12:00 noon.
Join Project H.O.O.D. on Friday, June 1, 2018 at our fifth annual fundraising gala. This year's theme is Making the Impossible Possible as we honor our sponsors and friends who help us in our tremendous work.