Gary Comer Youth Center

About Gary Comer Youth Center

Having opened its doors in June 2006, the state-of-the-art Gary Comer Youth Center (GCYC) offers positive and enriching educational opportunities in a welcoming and safe environment. The mission is to provide the support for all center members to graduate from high school, prepared to pursue college and careers. Located on Chicago’s South Side, the Gary Comer Youth Center draws its primary membership from the youth residing on the South Side of Chicago with a focus on Grand Crossing Residents, Gary Comer College Prep High School, the South Shore Drill Team, Paul Revere School and Gary Comer Middle School.


Green Teen

June 2015 - August 2016 Chicago, IL
“I liked raising plants for the community as well as selling produce.”
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