Have fun with friends while exploring different City of Chicago neighborhoods – and gain meaningful life skillsets and give back to the community at the same time!
Leadership Skills: Communication, Public Speaking, Constructive Feedback
Life Skills: Cooking, Financial Literacy, Interviewing Skills, Public Transportation & Ride Sharing Safety
Mentorship: Meet with High School Student Activity Directors, high school Juniors & Seniors
Mitzvah Day: Giving back to the community
Using Chicago’s Resources: Navigating the CTA
Who is City LIFE for?
Not only will city kids enjoy this program, suburban 7th-9th graders will too! It’s a great opportunity for them to become more familiar with the city and feel comfortable taking advantage of all it has to offer. Transportation will be available from Northbrook.
Dates & Times
Session 1 I 1 Week I July 13 – July 17
Session 2 I 1 Week I July 20 – July 24
9:30am – 3:15pm
City and Suburban Round trip busing available to/from Walter Payton College Prep. Buses are driven by licensed, professional drivers and supervised by Apachi staff.
Cost is $120 roundtrip per week.
In the City
We have bus routes from several neighborhoods on the city’s north side and downtown. Our bus stops are “cluster stops” for groups, not individual stops. We try to make the cluster stops convenient as well as safe and efficient.