receive direct services every month.
2,000 Community Members
Impacted via community
education & events monthly
Corazón Community Services mission is to improve the quality of life for children, youth and families through holistic social services offered in a culturally sensitive environment.
Gang-Related Shootings & Homicides
2007: 26 Shootings
2011: 10 Shootings
2013: 7 Shootings
*During 2013, Cicero Cease Fire mediated 39 gang conflicts and provided mentoring to 200 high-risk clients.
Pregnancies @ Morton East H.S.
*Corazon started implementing Sexual Health initiatives in 2009-2010 school year which was the first year in over a decade that MEHS was under a hundred pregnancies
We want to thank all those who generously donated!!! We were able to raise $2,615!!! We will continue to fund raise for the month of December to reach our goal of $5,000. Please visit our #GivingConTodoElCorazon page to learn more about what your donation is funding and read our future leaders stories to see how your donation can impact a youth's life.
ON THE NEWS:
Check out our Former Executive Director Mary Johnson, and our Director of Safety and Violence Prevention Ismael Vargas Jr, on various news outlets talking about the budget cuts and how it will affect our community, and asking Governor Rauner to restore our funding.
Read more about the budget cuts and the impact Corazon has made in Cicero and what you can do to help us HERE!