Congratulations to Spark Chicago mentor Keith Ellis! Each semester, Keith goes above and beyond to ensure all of the Spark students at his workplace, United Airlines, are able to explore new skills and discover their potential to achieve big dreams.
Spark is pleased to have Chief Program Officer Kathleen S. Caliento, PhD join the ranks of 20+ thought leaders participating in EqualEd's ambition to generate discussion around positive change in the US education system. Designed to unite teachers and policy influencers including education researchers, advocates, foundation funders and lawmakers, this group will contribute to regular surveys on solutions to major issues in education. EqualEd hopes to highlight common ground and explain the reasons for diverging views. EqualEd will publish the results in newsletter and in story form.
AMC Cares Charitable Grant Fund donates $10,000 to Spark as apart of its intiative to help organizations that support youth and children.
Spark mentors at IBM share how they illustrate a formula for success through mentoring.
Hundreds of Chicago Public School middle school youth and Spark mentors to showcase creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship at inaugural citywide celebration.
Spark Chicago calls for more mentors during National Mentoring Month on this radio show's "Community Watch" segment.
Spark student Heaven shares her experience working with mentor Danielle at Groupon in Chicago.
Spark's new CEO, Jason Cascarino, is featured in the People On the Move section.
Spark Chicago honored Deloitte as its 2013 Corporate Champion at last night's Back to School event. Read more in the complete press release.
Popular Chicago blog Now You Know Events shares success of Spark Chicago's second annual Sugar Rush party.
Aspiring pastry chef and Spark student baked a pie for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and gave it to him in person.
Chicago Public Schools recognizes Spark for giving CPS students a chance to experience the benefits of a career.
From the Chicago skyline to the east coast - see what's new at Spark!
Popular Chicago event blog reflects on the Sugar Rush Chicago experience.
Spark Chicago mentor Dina Griffin honored for her powerful work in the community, including her Spark mentorship.
Spark Chicago team member Amanda Kilibarda guest blogs about Spark!
Spark culinary arts apprentice bakes Thanksgiving pies for Chicago Mayor Emanuel.