Fall 2016 Expansion of Proven BAM Model to Deliver on Priority of Comprehensive Public Safety Plan; Corporate Partners Support Mayor’s Three-Year Plan to Provide More than 7,000 At-Risk Youth with High-Quality Mentoring
CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--October 3, 2016. Following his comprehensive speech outlining his public safety plan last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel today delivered on a key component of this plan by announcing the immediate expansion of the Becoming a Man (BAM) mentoring program. Starting this year, BAM will immediately expand to serve 1,300 additional students this school year, bringing the total of . . .