St. Hope

St. Hope



St. Hope began in 1989 in a portable classroom at Sacramento High School as an after school program named St. Hope Academy. Founded by NBA All-Star, Oak Park native, and future-Mayor Kevin Johnson, St. Hope is a nonprofit community development corporation whose mission is to revitalize inner-city communities through public education, civic leadership, economic development, and the arts.

St. Hope has dramatically improved Oak Park through its holistic community development approach, and has made

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