HOPES in the Media

Recent media coverage

May 25, 2011 - The University of Chicago Community Service Center posted an article about Chicago HOPES and about the U of C's own student group dedicated to supporting Chicago HOPES and one of our shelter sites.


April 12, 2011 - WCRX Radio of Columbia College Chicago is airing two versions (30-second and 60-second) of a PSA about Chicago HOPES. Listen live to WCRX and drop us a line if you hear our PSA! Download one of the clips to listen in iTunes, if you prefer not to stream the radio all day. 


March 3, 2011 - An in-depth article about homeless children and youth from Lauren Chooljian of Medill Chicago mentioned Chicago HOPES and the STLS department. The piece and accompanying video (below) featured a look at one HOPES tutoring site. 


Jan. 24, 2011 - Chicago HOPES appeared with Phillip Morris and Shelby Pollard, Bright Lights for Bright Kids artists, on Fearless Radio. Listen here! 

Jan. 21, 2011 - Chicago HOPES and Shelby Pollard, an artist from our Jan. 28 Bright Lights for Bright Kids III benefit show, appeared on local NPR station Vocalo.org's show The Music Vox. No podcast available. 
Jan. 20, 2011 - Chicago HOPES and two artists from our Jan. 28 Bright Lights for Bright Kids III benefit show appeared on UIC Radio. You may download the interview here
Jan. 16, 2011 - Chicago HOPES was interviewed by Brendan McCaffrey of 670 The Score. The interview aired Sunday, Jan. 16 on 670 AM (in Chicago). Part 1 and Part 2
Jan. 13, 2011 - An article about the HOPES program appeared on the popular Chicago blog Gapers Block. It was later reposted on Huffington Post Chicago
Sept. 15, 2010 - StreetWise Magazine published an article (on pp. 11 of the linked PDF) about the impact of volunteering on one HOPES tutor.