Donations of any denomination are welcome, but here are some metrics to guide you:
- Cost/child/trip: $10.00
- Cost/child/year: $59.00
- Cost/bus/team: $175
- Cost/School/Year: $1,750.00
About Morton School of Excellence
- Joined Urban Initiatives’ Work to Play Program in the spring of 2010.
- Located in the Garfield Park neighborhood in Chicago and has 401 students.
- 94% of the school population is African American. 99% come from low-income households.
- The focus at Morton is to whole child education. Urban Initiatives reinforces the holistic approach to education by emphasizing the importance of academics, health, and socio-emotional development.
- Morton’s players are known for their passing and for their quick footwork. Most of the team has mastered the rollback and the zig zag, and some are amazing at the Messi and the Maradona.