More Children Get Preschool!

25% Increase in Englewood Children Enrolled in Preschools   On Saturday, August 23rd, POWER-PAC and its partners in the Englewood Early Learning Collaboration signed up preschoolers from more than 50 families for various early...

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10th Annual Celebration of Hope

Over 300 parents, grandparents and children enjoyed a beautiful spring day in the park at the 10th Annual Celebration of Hope held June 12th on Chicago's south side. Families got to know each other...

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Moms on a Mission for Recess

Over 120 mothers, grandmothers and children from Chicago traveled to Springfield on May 8th, to call upon elected officials to stand up for children’s rights throughout Illinois. In a day-long program of individual and...

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Restoring Classroom Justice

Restorative justice in schools has picked up steam in response to “zero tolerance” policies, which lead to “schoolhouse-to-jailhouse tracking” Restoring Classroom Justice, September 2007 - In These Times By: Lewis Wallace When the Chicago...

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