“Inspire activity and curiosity with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago, an organization dedicated to providing a safe environment for children and young adults to reach their full potential as responsible adults.
“Attend a performance by the Jesse White Tumblers. Illinois Secretary of State, Jesse White, developed the program to assist inner-city children in escaping drugs, gangs, and violence in their communities. By supporting the Tumblers, you’re encouraging inner-city youth to continue to develop their interests and inspire younger children to distance themselves from danger
“Donate your gently used clothing, electronics, and small appliances to Bridge to Success. This organization enhances employment opportunities for at-risk and low-income individuals by providing clothing, coaching, and the resources necessary to succeed in the workforce.
“Donate to Cradles to Crayons, an organization dedicated to providing new and gently used children’s items and educational resources to economically disadvantaged children.
“Volunteer with Cara, an organization in Chicago dedicated to assisting individuals affected by poverty in receiving stable employment by developing resumes, conducting practice interviews, and much more.