BPNC partners with the City of Chicago’s One Summer Chicago: Summer Youth Employment Program to provide over 80 youth with summer jobs. Through the program, youth gain meaningful job experience and participate in leadership development and college and career readiness workshops. BPNC has placed students at local businesses and credit unions, non-profit organizations, schools, and even an animal hospital.
BPNC Employs -70- 80 Kelly students in an employment program. The program places students in jobs throughout the community, including over 20 placed at Kelly High School with the Freshman Connection, helping
to manage and provide other programs.
Programs are managed by Cheryl Flores, BPNC’s Director of Youth Services and Community Schools,