Volunteer Spotlight: Khafre Watkins

Volunteer Spotlight: Khafre Watkins

Role at I Grow Chicago: Empower people with the resources and knowledge to obtain employment through resume creation, applying for specific jobs, understanding the application and interview process. Help people apply for school and financial aid and choose a career...
Announcing our Breathing and Balling Court

Announcing our Breathing and Balling Court

Our Co-Executive Director Quentin Mables always says that if you want people to put the guns down, you have the give them something else to pick up. Quentin saw the power of the game to create connection, improve communication, encourage problem solving, and build our...
Attitude of Gratitude

Attitude of Gratitude

  I am grateful to be alive. I am grateful for the people in my life. I am grateful for the people that I had the pleasure of getting to know while they lived in this world. The past month or so I was feeling like death was surrounding me. First, the several people in...