Impact of our Work

In the year 2020, BPNN partners have:

  • Offered after-school enrichment and academic support programming to 1,958 Brighton Park students, of whom 52% demonstrated improved academic achievement.

  • Facilitated access to health promoting resources and opportunities, with a total of 7,409 participants at our health workshops, 223 new enrollees in Medicaid insurance coverage, and 226 individuals taking part in school and community-based mental health counseling services.

  • Distributed over $1.2 million in emergency financial assistance to more than 850 families whose economic situation was negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, thus offering critical financial support in the midst of a global health crisis.

  • Connected 75 youth with summer employment and case management support, with 97% of youth participants successfully completing the summer employment program.