SOCCER SHOWCASE SERIES (S3)
Chicago, IL, June 2-3 2018 — Providing young soccer players from Chicago's West Side with the skills, resources, and education to grow their game. TA98 and Ninety+ soccer's roster of soccer professionals will combine to help start the process of ending pay-to-play soccer that has run rampant in the United States. Young people at the camp will receive the training to improve their game which can help bring the exposure to take their skills to the next level.
HIP HOP IN CHINATOWN
Chicago, IL, July 31, 2018 — Bridging the gap between Chinese and American hip-hop culture, Havas and Annex summer interns, “The Misfits,” hosted an event to raise funds for Chicago’s The Alliance 98, a nonprofit dedicated to mentoring and educating Chicago’s young entrepreneurs. Attendees will vote for their favorite artist and enjoy music from DJ King Marie and DJ Timmy V with hosting by Malcolm London and Jo Fred.
I AM FIRST
Chicago, IL, October 23, 2018 — First generation college students face unique sets of challenges transitioning into the workforce. In partnership with UIC and Dell, TA98 gathered young professionals to speak about their experiences in their respective companies and communities.
Chicago, IL, October 27, 2018 — Providing young adults with the opportunity to gain community organizing experience and give back to one of 77 Chicago communities. Chicago residents will get together to clean La Villita Park and engage in dialogue about the violence in Little Village and ways to keep the community safer and cleaner. As an addition, we will collect donations for a nonprofit based in Liberia called Anything is Everything.