Metro students working on their self portraits in art class. #metroachievementcenter #selfportrait #drawing
The parents of Metro’s 4th-6th grade students had an amazing cooking class last night at Metro! They made butternut squash and sweet potatoes. They learned about healthy eating, the use of herbs and spices, knife use and how to cut a chicken #metroachievementcenter
The MEF team is here at the 9th Annual Invest for Kids Conference, thrilled to be volunteering to help today’s event run smoothly and grateful to be one of 7 charitable beneficiaries of the event!! #ifkchicago
Happy Halloween 🎃Metro staff and students are getting into the spirit #metroachievementcenter #happyhalloween
Midtown hosted an awesome 'History of Jazz' presentation for its middle schoolers before classes tonight!
Thanks to everyone who made it out last night for another outstanding #ChiliCookoff! Congrats to @linkstaproom on its repeat victory as they took the trophy home for the second straight year!
Chilli cook 2017 is in full swing! Come on down to bucktownpub and try chicgos finest chilli 🌶🌶#bucktownpub #chicagochilli
The tables are literally set for tonight's #ChiliCookoff!
Forecast: Clear skies and DELICIOUS.
A panel of women from St. Chrysostom Church spoke to Metro’s high school students tonight!
Over 540 people at the #reachforexcellence dinner tonight benefiting Midtown & Metro!
The 26th Annual Reach for Excellence Dinner
Carlos is the parent program director and is informing the parents on the high school application process. Next week 35 high school will be coming to midtown where the parents and boys get to speak to different high schools in the Chicago area! #midtownschoolyear #highschoolapplications
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing". Theodore Roosevelt
Character Education class has just started at midtown! The topic today is about Theodore Roosevelt!
Here are some of the high schools at metro! #highschoolnight #metroschoolyear
It's high school night at Metro! #highschoolfair #metro
Join us on October 20th for the 5th annual chili cook off. Get your tickets at: www.midtown-metro.org/chili
Yesterday we shared Metro for girls volunteer needs and today we have Midtown for boys in Bucktown- programs are starting up NEXT week (9/25!) and these kids need volunteer tutors. Can you help? ⭐️Please spread the word! Midtown.org/volunteer:
⭐️needs: Monday - 15
Thursday - 10
Saturday - 20
Total: 45 ⭐️Next info session will be on Thursday, September 28th at 6:30PM
Midtown & Metro need over 100 Chicago volunteers to work with Chicago youth as tutors and mentors starting next week!!! ⭐️Metro for girls needs female volunteers:
13 on Tuesdays
20 on Wednesdays
16 on Thursdays
TOTAL: 49 tutors ⭐️Info sessions tonight (9/21) & Monday (9/25) at 5:30pm at 310 S. Peoria
Stay posted on Midtown for boys details. ⭐️Please spread the word and make a difference this fall!!
Congrats to the champs, Gym Class Heroes! #MEFkickball