5 Lessons Learned from Chicago’s First Racial Healing Youth Institute

“We’re going to fight racism not with racism, but we’re going to fight with solidarity.”

— Fred Hampton

“Radical empathy, on the other hand, means putting in the work to educate oneself and to listen with a humble heart to…

Building a Culture of Equity & Anti-Racist Practice in Our Schools

Written by: Terrence Pruitt & Steven Rosado

Editor: Joshua Prudowsky

Part I: What We Believe

Art Created by Amoz Wright

“The work of healing is to do the work of healing yourself and supporting others in their healing process. Healers heal and help heal…

Democratizing Evaluation: Lessons Learned in the Youth Development Sector

Image from Chicago Wears Condoms Campaign (2015)

After every run through there is a meeting. And it doesn’t matter how many months we’ve done it, how many times we’ve done it. There are notes every time, because there is always something we can improve upon.

— Beyonce (Homecoming)

We are excited to compile years of lessons learned…

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