April 10: WOM&N and La Voz Affinity Group hosts 4th Annual Leadership Forum
UCAN's WOM&N and La Voz Affinity groups hosted the 4th Annual Leadership Forum at North Park University. The event allowed UCAN staff to engage with experts covering various issues including communication styles, goal setting and successful negotiation strategies among others. Please click here to read more.
March 20: UCAN's Youth Leadership Awards Dinner VIP Reception
Winston & Strawn and Hilco hosted UCAN's first ever Youth Leadership Awards Kick off. The event featured the unveiling of the John D. Nichols award, past Youth Leadership Award winners and details about UCAN's exciting new venue. Click here to learn more about the event.
March 19: Dinner & Dialogue with Steve Pemberton at the Project Room Art Gallery
The Project Room art gallery and owner Patti Bartelstein graciously hosted a Dinner & Dialogue with UCAN President's board member Steve Pemberton in support of UCAN. It was also the opening exhibition of The Project Room art gallery. Click here to see pictures from the event.
February 12: UCAN honored at luncheon by Mutual of America for our 360° Model
UCAN in partnership with Academy for Urban School Leadership was honored by Mutual of America for our 360°Model. UCAN was one of 10 community partnerships that received the prestigous award. Click here to read more about the award and to see pictures from the event.
February 11: UCAN honors outstanding Diversity & Inclusion Ambassador, Employee, Foster Parent, Mentors and Volunteers of the year
UCAN awarded supporters for their exceptional work with UCAN and our youth and families. Please click here to read more about each of the recipients.