Archive for Young People
May 31st is the last day for young people Ages 16 – 24 to apply for One Summer Chicago Jobs 2013, a partnership between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle to create over 19,000 work, educational and recreational opportunities for youth this summer.
Stop reading this post NOW and send all young people in this age group who want to work to apply at www.onesummerchicago.org.
Mahalia Jackson on the South Side
Marcus Garvey on the South Side
Leif Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy on the West Side
George Manierre Elementary School on the Near North Side
Is your child’s school closing? How do you feel about these changes? Speak your mind in the comment section below.
In 2011, I introduced you to Erica and Myah Jackson ~aka~ The Birdie Sisters, Illinois state golf champions hailed from the South Side of Chicago.
Here’s a quck update on what they’re doing now.
Erica’s season opening will be held on Monday, May 13, 2013 at the Medinah Country Shrine Jr Invitational. Visit Illinois Junior Golf Association for more details about the invitation only event.
Myah will playing at the DCJC (Boys 13-14, Girls 13-18) at Oak Meadows from May 18 – 19, 2013 at Oak Meadows Golf Club.