BENEFITING: LEAVE NO VETERAN BEHIND
ORGANIZER: LEAVE NO VETERAN BEHIND
EVENT: Veterans Charity Challenge
Here are some of the things that we have accomplished in our short 4 year history:
Paid off the student loans of 7 Veterans
Directly employed over 150 Veterans in transitional jobs.
Paid out over $1.2 million dollars in transitional wages to Veterans and their families
Trained over 250 Veterans in employment skills to include: Security, Private Investigation, Bookkeeping, Administrative Support, Information Technology Implementation, and Executive Leadership
Decreased Youth Violence in our Schools by up to 50%
Serve over 7,000 Chicago school children daily with safety and mentorship services.
Placed Veterans in long-term employment
Partnered with West Point Military Academy to deliver STEM training to over 100 youth in Chicago