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 Otis Elementary
- Joined Urban Initiatives’ Work to Play program in the fall of 2009.
- Located in the West Town neighborhood in Chicago and has 591 students.
- 73% of the school population is hispanic and 21% is African American. 95% come from low-income households.
- Otis soccer players wear their Urban Initiative jerseys every Friday. They always stand out among their peers!
- At the first practice of the week each Tuesday, Otis soccer players are given health and character assignments to be completed by the end of the week. Each player works on the assignments and reports back to the rest of the team before Friday afternoon game days.