WITS June Recap

June has been full of fun at WITS. Scroll through the pictures below to catch up with all of our recent happenings!

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Fourth grade students from Everett Elementary School celebrated completing the Workplace Mentoring program with and afternoon of fun activities alongside their volunteers and DIBS at DePaul University.

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To welcome a new class of Rochelle Lee Teacher Awardees, WITS hosted an award ceremony for principals and teachers at the Literacenter. Congratulations to the 2016-17 Awardees!

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Fifth grade students from Everett Elementary and their mentors from R.W. Baird and Co. enjoyed the last day of the Workplace Mentoring program by taking a trip to Millennium Park and Maggie Daley Park to enjoy ice cream and WITSummer Books!

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Through their spring book drive, organized by the Latino Employee Group, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago donate over 100 books to WITS, adding to the already 600+ books donated earlier in the year. If you or your office are interested in hosting a book drive for WITS, please contact Program Director Ellen Werner at ellen@witschicago.org.

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To celebrate their commitment to the community, the Chicago White Sox Charities invited WITS and other partnering organizations to come and represent at U.S. Cellular Field during Sox Serve Week. Go Sox!