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    Students Step Up for UNICEF’s Kid Power Fitness Program

    North Chicago ELL students applied for a grant with UNICEF for the program called Kid Power. The program empowers kids to get active while helping kids around the world.  Children wear pedometers, provided by UNICEF, to gain points. Points are added up to provide Ready to Use Therapeutic Food that is shipped out to starving children…

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    Growing a Passion for Science

    North Chicago High School students visited AbbVie as part of a partnership involving North Chicago Community High School, the Illinois Science & Technology Institute and the AbbVie Foundation, North Chicago High School teens were paired with employee mentors and challenged to come up with a new way to improve the lives of cancer patients. Read…

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    Junior Achievement Visits North Chicago

    On Thursday, February 23, North Chicago Community Partners worked with Junior Achievement, AbbVie, Discover Consumer Banking and Illinois Tool Works to facilitate J.A. In a Day in all classrooms, Kindergarten-5th Grade, in CUSD 187. Throughout the morning, close to 100 volunteers from participating corporate partners took students through interactive lessons on, JA Ourselves, JA Our Families,…

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    National Girls and Women in Sports Day

    February 19, 2017, marked the 31st Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD), hosted at Lake Forest College (LFC). In celebration of NGWSD, the sports teams at LFC invite elementary and middle school students from around the area to campus to partake in a variety of athletic activities.  North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP)…

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    Green Bay Early Childhood Center – Winter Festival

    On Thursday, February 16, the North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) and the Green Bay Early Childhood Center (GBECC) hosted Winter Festival for GBECC students and their families. In celebration of all things “February” the three themes for the evening were Black History Month, Valentine’s Day and Winter and, through a variety of hands-on activities, students…

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    North Chicago Community High School – Field trip to Lake Forest College

    On Saturday, February 11, North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) took men from the North Chicago Community High School (NCCHS) basketball team and NCCP Quiet Zone Program at NCCHS to Lake Forest College (LFC) for a campus tour and Forester Men’s Basketball Game. While on campus, students had the opportunity to tour student dorms, activity centers,…

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