Already systemically disadvantaged, they now face disruptions to their schools, economic uncertainties and the challenges of physical distancing to their relationships. Embarc knows that the experiences and relationships we provide are even more critical for young people in this crisis. With our decade-long history of dramatically changing student outcomes, we’re uniquely qualified to support Chicago’s young people.
Providing direct coaching for graduating students whose postsecondary plans are now uncertain
Working closely with teachers in their new distance learning environments to implement experiences, connection and social-emotional learning into their digital classrooms
Creating virtual experiences and curriculum accessible for all Embarc students.
We’re calling on our community to support our students and schools with the experiences, connections and relationships they deserve through this crisis and beyond.
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Join Embarc's Virtual Spectacular on Thursday, May 28! We're bringing our community together to support our students, teachers, alumni and families whose lives have all been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The livestreamed show will be available right here on May 28, 7pm CT - no login or Zoom muting necessary!
All donations of $100 will be entered in a drawing for official Blackhawks gear! One randomly-selected winner will receive a signed jersey, stick puck and photos. Donate by 11:59PM CT to qualify!
Learn to make specialty cocktails, hosted by Chicago Style.
Check out the all-star lineup, hosted by Sarah Spain:
Mayor Lori Lightfoot
Roy Wood Jr.
Tom Higgenson of the Plain White Tees
Embarc students and alumni
Embarc CEO Imran Khan