1400 W. Augusta Blvd Chicago, IL 60642

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Our Program

AMERICORPS PROJECT YES!

Getting things done since 1997

AmeriCorps has been a part of the Settlement since 1997. The first AmeriCorps program sponsored by the Settlement was Integrating Arts, Intergrading Education, which placed AmeriCorps members in area schools to help teachers develop meaningful arts curriculum in their classrooms. Integrating Arts, Intergrading Education ran from 1997 – 1999. 

Project YES! focuses on three program components:

Getting Things Done

Community Strengthening

Member Development

Each of these program goals has specific objectives for each program year, including the following:

A few things we’re great at

Our program is funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service and Serve Illinois.