Late Night Flight Basketball & Leadership Program at Kroc Center. This is a leadership development program for young men ages 17-26 living in high-crime, high-poverty communities on the South Side of Chicago. This 20-week program provides structured sports activities, required leadership development skills classes, social-cognitive skills development, social services and support in developing a new social network. Leadership classes are required and are taught by community leaders and professionals. 5 Rotarians will serve as presenters for the leadership program. 5 Rotarians will serve as bell ringers. Project funds will provide uniforms for participants, so they feel respected on and off the court.
# of Rotarians Participating: 10
# of Non-Rotarians Benefitting: 100
Target Completion Date: 6/1/19