Please join us on Tuesday, November 20 for Thanksgiving Family Night!
Celebrate this season of togetherness with a night of exploration, food, performances and fun.

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Pursue Your Passions

Whether your interests lie in technology, the arts, music, journalism, sports or urban agriculture, we offer a safe and supportive environment that you can call your own! This is the place to develop your unique talents, learn, grow and have fun.

For ten years, Gary Comer Youth Center has been enriching the lives of young people from across Chicago’s South Side with academic and enrichment programs that foster future success.

Our goal is to help young people expand their horizons outside of the classroom, discovering their passions and fostering growth and achievement.

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Upcoming Events

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Muntu Dance Theater Fall Show

Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 7:00pm

GCYC Uplift's Family Thanksgiving Dinner

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 5:00pm

GCYC WILL BE CLOSED

Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 12:00am

Midnight Basketball

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 7:00pm

GCYC's Culinary Presents: The Taste of Comer

Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6:00pm

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Impact

2000

youth served annually

38,000

meals and snacks served annually to members

23,000

lbs of fresh produce grown

450

teen internships and jobs

600

students pursuing college degrees

45

events catered by youth culinary team

12

teens visited Yellowstone on an ecological trip

750

students participated in career day

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