Donations of any denomination are welcome, but here are some metrics to guide you:
- Cost/child/trip: $10.00
- Cost/child/year: $60.00
- Cost/bus/team: $175
- Cost/School/Year: $1,750.00
About Bateman Elementary
- Joined Urban Initiatives’ Work to Play program in the spring of 2015.
- Located in the Irving Park neighborhood in Chicago and has 1,014 students.
- 84% of the school population is hispanic. 90% come from low-income households.
- Bateman just started the Work to Play program this spring, so they are brand new to the program. They have kicked off with an extremely enthusiastic and strong start, boasting a roster of 38 students who already fancy themselves soccer superstars! Go Bateman Blaze!
- The Bateman team is a group of extremely quick learners. It took them about 30 seconds to learn that TEAM stands for Together Everyone Achieves More. Now it's their go to slogan for life on the soccer team!