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embarc generates academic success for students in “underserved” high-schools through systematic, long-term social and cultural exposure. Tax ID 27-3453182


embarc immerses Chicago Public High School students in exploratory learning, leadership training, and mentoring by partnering with businesses and cultural institutions throughout the city.


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The program provides isolated students with a broad range of experiences, workshops and seminars in the realms of arts, fine dining, business and the outdoors. Previous trips include: high ropes courses at Iron Oaks; Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater; MK Restaurant; the Joffrey Ballet; The Gage; Broadway in Chicago; Surge for Water; Google; Nokia; and Spudnik Press.