Upcoming Events

Chicago Teen Mentors is partnering with the Whitney Young Robotics Team to offer free coding lessons! Students will learn about game design in Scratch and advanced students will move on to text based programming!

  • Lessons run twice a week on Thursdays and Saturdays from 7:00-8:00 PM. 

  • Lessons are designed to be challenging and engaging for rising 6th to 9th grade students

  • Lessons build on one another. Please make sure that your child can attend each lesson.

Check Back For Our

  • Book Drive - 2021

  • Financial Literacy Lesson - Summer 2021

  • STEM Workshops - Summer 2021

Past Events

Hour of Code Lessons


Thank you to everyone who attended our Hour of Code lesson! The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code", to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science.

Thank you to our instructors from FTC Robotics Team 15659!

7th & 8th Grade HS Q&As


Thank you students/parents/guardians/counselors who attended our three high school Q&As for prospective 7th and 8th graders! We had over 200 people sign up for these events. Thank you also to our high school speakers!

School Supply Drive

Thank you to our generous donors who made our 120-backpack school supply drive possible!

  • America's Promise Power of Youth Grant

  • GoFundMe & Cash Donors

  • Lauren Young (mask donation)

  • Shirley Kemple (mask donation)

  • MasksNow IL