While youth activism for gun control has recently captured national attention, young people in Chicago have long been engaged in efforts to demand action.  A number of organizations, including Get IN Chicago grantees Healing Hurt People-Chicago, Chicago Urban League, and Westside Health Authority, are working hard to ensure that the voices of youth affected by… Read More


Get IN Chicago’s 2017 Police/Youth Baseball Leagues are working to build trust between youth and the police in Austin, Englewood, and North Lawndale. Each team is coached by a staff that includes officers from the Chicago Police Department. In addition to baseball, the program also includes sessions on leadership, conflict resolution, behavior regulation, sportsmanship, and… Read More