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  • UCAN Youth Set Sail

    They say when we look back on our life we remember moments, not days…

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  • Home is Where the Heart is: A Foster Parent Story

    There are currently 4,000 youth in the foster care system in Illinois….

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  • You Can Slug Out Violence

    Summertime in Chicago means one thing to thousands of people…

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  • UCAN Absorbs Beacon Therapeutic in Expansion

    Beacon Therapeutic and UCAN have long shared a similar vision…

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  • Rebuilding Chicago One Home at a Time

    Imaging living in the same house for the past 50 years…

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  • Danielle Hamilton – A Revolutionary

    Danielle Hamilton didn’t think she had a future…

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  • UCAN youth and Mayor Emanuel come together on gun control legislation

    Emanuel stressed that a multifaceted approach is essential for progress…

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  • The Road to the Youth Leadership Awards Dinner

    “The students are so impressive in their achievements despite the many obstacles…”

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  • Chandra Simmons: Devoted to Diversity and Empowerment

    “Everyone deserves an equal chance at an opportunity and an equal chance to be great…”

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  • Sowing Seeds of Kindness

    “Keeping a job is very hard so financially I was having problems getting what they need…”

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