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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Thanks to Jay Z and Beyonce, we now have a suite to raffle off to their concert, August 10th at Soldier Field! Winner will be announced on August 4, 2018!
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.
This year's after party is organized by our Gala Millennial Committee and is geared towards young professionals. We not only hope that this after party allows you to come celebrate with us, but also encourages you to get excited about our cause.
The Hard Truths About Soft Skills workshop covers all the unspoken rules, tips and tricks that help you land a job. Everyone can learn technical information from a class, a course, or a book. But, there are non-technical (soft) skills that are critical to one having job success!
This workshop focuses on those specific soft skills that one must have in order to be successful.