Metro has been a pillar in the community since 1857. We are composed of several different social service components and human services entities.
Mission Statement and/or Core Values
Focus on Strength
Mobilize for social Justice
Yes Minded Approach
Better known as FAMIL
Ages 16-24 years of age
Spread throughout the Chicagoland area.
YouthBuild concentrates on zip codes 60617,60619,60620,60628,60636,60649, and 60827
We have had over 90% to complete the NCCER, OSHA 10, First Aid and CPR. Over 75% to attain a GED or High School Diploma.
Behavioral Health and Counseling
A young person who is completing our YB program is now being accepted into the electrician apprenticeship. After having challenges with math, we provided a personal tutor to assist him to pass the math portion of the test. He is a success story for as well as an inspiration to other youthbuilders.