Students Served Per Year

200+ Students Served Per Year through OWLS Outreach Programs


Current OWLS Academy Scholars

$900,000 in Private College Prep Scholarships Awarded for Current OWLS Academy Scholars

Volunteers a Year

OWLS supports a network of 50+ volunteers a year and provides trauma-informed training to 40+ coaches

Academy Scholar Advancement

OWLS Academy, was launched in 2018 to provide underserved youth with year-round, holistic intervention and access to college prep education. Academy currently supports 40 Scholars 6th-12th grade, an 167% increase since 2018.

21 OWLS Academy Scholars

are now enrolled at the following outstanding college preparatory high schools in the Chicago area:

– De La Salle Institute
– Holy Trinity HS
– Fenwick HS
– Lane Tech College Prep
– Loyola Academy
– Mount Carmel HS
– Noble Charter Schools
– Notre Dame College Prep
– Phoenix Military Academy
– St Ignatius College Prep
– St. Rita HS
– Urban Prep Academy
– Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center


college matriculation

– Kentucky State University
– The Ohio State University
– University of Dubuque
– University of Illinois at Chicago
– ​St. Johns University (MN)


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