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    Youth Soccer KICS its way into Chicago Parks!

    The Chicago Parks Foundation (CPF) is proud to announce our fiscal partnership with KICS Chicago. KICS and CPF are working together to improve soccer fields within Chicago parks, to empower at risk youth, and to show off Chicago as a leader in global unity. KICS in Chicago Parks KICS is

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    PAC Spotlight: McKinley PAC “The Power of the Pen”

    “Feel the Power of the Pen!” Read on to learn about why creative writing is important for young people with Katie Flores, Vice President of McKinley Park Advisory Council (MPAC):  What is the McKinley Park Creative Writing Program? Katie Flores: The program is a weekly workshop for young people ages 11 to 15.

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    Three Cheers for Tennis in Chicago!

    This week we welcomed Kristi Gaylord, the Director of Social Media for Midtown Athletic Clubs, to tell us about the Tennis Explorers Program. Read on to learn more about Midtown’s unique tennis programs and CPD tennis programs in our beautiful parks: Tennis Explorers is Midtown Chicago’s fun and creative approach to

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    Cubs and White Sox are in the Swing of Spring!

    Baseball season is here! Congrats to the Cubs and White Sox for dominating their first two games! What better way to celebrate the opening season than with a huge THANK YOU to the Robert R. McCormick Foundation’s Cubs Care and White Sox Charities programs! Chicago’s professional baseball teams are a huge supporter of youth

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