Options for Youth breaks the cycle of poverty by expanding opportunities for vulnerable adolescents in Chicago through community-based programs that build upon the strengths and maximize the potential of each young person. The Subsequent Pregnancy Program breaks the intergenerational cycle between early childbearing and poverty by assisting young mothers to graduate from high school while also supporting the kindergarten readiness of their young children.
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Year awarded: 2022Period: 2 yearsAmount awarded: $150,000Purpose: Subsequent Pregnancy Program
Year awarded: 2020Period: 2 yearsAmount awarded: $150,000Purpose: General Operating Support
Year awarded: 2018Period: 1 yearAmount awarded: $50,000Purpose: General Operating Support and Subsequent Pregnancy Program