#WeAreChicago

Meet the people building a better Chicago.

From students to donors to educators, #WeAreChicago

Our community is made up of unique individuals with one shared mission: fighting poverty by creating world-class educational opportunity.

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Nikhil Angelo

Impact Council Member

A Better Chicago

Sarey Barragan

Staff Member + Grantee Alum

A Better Chicago

Sarah Berghorst

Grantee Staff Member

OneGoal-Chicago

Zulmarie Bosques

Grantee Staff Member

iMentor Chicago

Blenda Chiu

Grantee Staff Member

Bottom Line Chicago

Aarti Dhupelia

Grantee Staff Member

Pathways at NLU

Devine Drakes

Student

Pathways at NLU

Kelly Jones

Staff Member

A Better Chicago

Constance Jones Brewer

Grantee Staff Member

Noble Network of Charter Schools

Dominique Jordan Turner

Grantee Staff Member

Chicago Scholars

Timothy Knowles

Board Member

A Better Chicago

Carey Kogol

Grantee Staff Member

iMentor Chicago

Joey Lansing

Board Member

Chicago Scholars

Sarah Makela

Grantee Staff Member

GROWCommunity

Kristina Mamon

Grantee Staff Member

iMentor Chicago

Nyasia Martinez

Student

iMentor Chicago

Brooke McKean

Grantee Staff Member

Chicago Scholars

Bonnie Perry

Board Member

GROWCommunity

Paige Ponder

Grantee Staff Member

One Million Degrees

Christine Poorman

Grantee Staff Member

College Possible Chicago

Doug Scott

Staff Member

A Better Chicago

Kate Sullivan

Grantee Staff Member

Chicago Scholars

Kwyn Townsend Riley

Alum

Chicago Scholars

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