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Youth Stay Up ’til Dawn in the Name of Peace

With hair all over the floor, two barbers and a little more than 200 teens, walking into the Port Ministries cafeteria was a humbling sight to see. Kae, from Rockstar Barbershop in Pilsen spoke to teens as they huddled around him and his business partner Jon. He spoke to them about the recent experience he […]

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A promising future in store for Back of the Yards College Prep

Two years have come and gone since the new Back of the Yards College Prep High School (BOYCP) opened its doors to its first class of freshmen students. Today those students are juniors and 275 strong–working hard to hone their academic skills as they prepare for what lies ahead— whether it’s college or specialized training […]