After School Matters embraced the occasions of our 20th Anniversary and strategic planning process to revisit our organizational Vision, Mission and Values Statement to align with our strategic direction and carry us in to the future.
After School Matters is continually working to maximize the impact of its programs. The annual Professional Development Conference and a new Career Readiness Assessment Tool are just two examples of this dedication.
For 20 years, After School Matters has positively impacted tens of thousands of young Chicagoans. Watch a recent alumni and a current teen apprentice explain how After School Matters changed their lives.
Whether highlighting teen success stories, unique program opportunities, exciting events or inspiring mentors... After School Matters is continually “In the News.” Several spring highlights and programs were recently featured by Chicago media.