Community Expo featuring The Music and Arts Explosion

 

The Community Expo featuring the Music and Arts Explosion is an annual back to school family event held in August offering free backpacks filled with school supplies, free haircuts, immunizations, dental exams  and a variety of entertainment. 

 

 

The Music Arts Explosion exposes the community to a variety of local artists including musicians, poets, dance troops, and so much more.

 

 

In 2006, the Music and Arts Explosion was expanded to include a variety of services to support various needs of the community which included health screenings, home ownership information, financial education, CPR training and educational enhancement support.

 

 

 

 

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Signature Programs

MLK Day of Service
MLK Day of Service

To celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the MLK day of service highlight’s Dr. King’s teachings as a way to strengthen and empower your youth in their local communities.

Easter EggStravaganza
Easter EggStravaganza

The Easter EggStravaganza provides an opportunity for children to engage and interact with other children by playing games, making Easter Baskets and participating in other types of entertainment including an appearance of the Easter Bunny. This family-friend, all ages event is held during the Easter season.

Teen Esteem Program
Teen Esteem Program

The Teen Esteem Program is designed to enrich the lives of young ladies in high school. Established in 2001 to address some of the personal and social challenges of young ladies that are not always addressed through their academic institutions. The inaugural class of Teen Esteem was composed of fifteen young ladies attending metropolitan Chicago public and private high schools. Teen Esteem seeks to develop leadership skills, cultivate self-awareness, self-esteem and to promote civic service.

MLK Day of Service
MLK Day of Service

To celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the MLK day of service highlight’s Dr. King’s teachings as a way to strengthen and empower your youth in their local communities.

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