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The Bloc

Chicago, IL, United States

The Bloc uses boxing to provide a sense of safety, connection, and belonging for young people who might otherwise be at risk for gang involvement. Once enrolled, The Bloc connects them to mentors, engages them in academic services, and expands their horizons with college trips and explorational learning.

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Grant history

Year awarded: 2020
Period: 3 years
Amount awarded: $375,000
Purpose: General Operating Support