Shake Shack: From January 18-20, use the code DONATION on the Shack App, web, or kiosk when checking out and 25% of your purchase will be contributed back to After School Matters. Offer available at all Chicago locations!
Dine it 4ward: With the Dine it 4Ward Culinary Guide, you can treat yourself to $2,000+ in buy-one-get-one deals at 75+ of the city’s top spots! Using code ASM20, you can grab the guide for $39 and 20% of that purchase will be contributed directly to ASM.
Missed our recent virtual events? Watch them here.
This event showcases performances from various teen programs, features celebrity guests, and highlights the incredible work our talented teens have accomplished remotely this summer. While we are devastated to cancel the Gala this year, we’re certain this virtual celebration will lift your spirits and bring our community together when needed most.
Alicia Keys joins After School Matters Board Chair, Mellody Hobson, and After School Matters teens to discuss her life, career, and music, including her new album ALICIA.
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Thank you for your continued support of our talented teens! #ASMTogether
May 5, 2018
View the visual artistry of painting, mosaics, screenprinting, fashion and more. Enjoy a literary reading before you stop by our film festival. Celebrate our environmentally… More ›
July 11, 2018
Celebrate the summer with our performing arts teens!
November 2, 2017
Join us at Solorio Academy High School for a Dia De Los Muertos Festival as we honor our deceased loved ones while celebrating the life… More ›
December 7, 2017
After School Matters will host its inaugural Kwanzaa Celebration at Manley High School on Thursday, December 7, 2017. This event will bring together many After… More ›
November 9, 2017
Teens in the Advanced Culinary Arts program (East Side, Chef Gloria Hafer) will build a gingerbread village in the lobby of the Drake Hotel for… More ›
October 21, 2017
See Aztec Dance Chicago, The Art of Drumming, Mariachi Ensemble (above) and West Town Bikes in action in this celebration of Chicago artists. Arts in the… More ›
October 2, 2017
Fall 2017 programs will begin the week of October 2. Check with your instructor for the start date, time and location of your program! Find… More ›
August 8, 2017
Four programs and nearly 100 teens will celebrate their summer program session at Englewood Rejoice! Teens will have the opportunity to participate in a resources… More ›
August 8, 2017
After School Matters teens will recreate the musical score from the dedication event at the 50th anniversary celebration for the Picasso statue in Daley Plaza…. More ›