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Architects Launch One-Day ‘Blitz Build’  for Englewood Facility Face-lift

Architects Launch One-Day ‘Blitz Build’ for Englewood Facility Face-lift

A team of more than 150 design and construction professionals and volunteers will come together June 25 for a one-day “blitz build” event to transform Metropolitan Family Services’ Learning and Wellness Center that recently opened on Chicago’s South Side. The team will rally to build a colorful play area and renovate the 30-year-old building’s interior. […]

Jazz at the Met: A Swinging Good Time with Leah Hope

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Jazz at the Met: A Swinging Good Time with Leah Hope

Get ready for sizzling jazz and cool blues at Jazz at the Met, Saturday, June 21, from 3-7 p.m., at the Metropolitan Family Services Calumet Center, 235 East 103rd St., Chicago. ABC 7 Chicago News Reporter Leah Hope will emcee the event, with performances by The Beverly All-Stars featuring Liane K. Williams and Margaret Murphy, […]

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Enrollment Now Open for New Early Learning and Family Programs

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Enrollment Now Open for New Early Learning and Family Programs

New Learning & Wellness Center Promotes Education, Health for Children & Families in Englewood, New City and Back of the Yards What:       Enrollment for early learning programs is open and underway for children living in Englewood, New City and Back of the Yards at Metropolitan’s new Learning and Wellness Center. The Center also offers services […]

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Have a Swinging Good Time at Jazz at the Met

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Have a Swinging Good Time at Jazz at the Met

Get ready for sizzling jazz and cool blues at Jazz at the Met, Saturday, June 22, from 3-7 p.m., at the Metropolitan Family Services Calumet Center, 235 East 103rd St., Chicago. WVON radio’s Cliff Kelley and Precious Witherspoon will be onsite to emcee the event as you enjoy the musical talents of Liane Williams and […]

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Chicago Bears Honor Metropolitan Family Services President With Award

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The Chicago Bears have selected Ricardo (Ric) Estrada as the recipient of the NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Award. The NFL and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) have partnered for the second annual NFL Hispanic Heritage Leadership Awards during the 2012 celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. The awards recognize the contributions of Hispanic leaders in each […]

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Metropolitan Family Services Receives Generous Donation from AHR Expo

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Metropolitan Family Services Receives Generous Donation from AHR Expo

Metropolitan Family Services, one of Chicago area’s most established providers of programs and counseling to help low-income families, received nearly $12,000 from AHR Expo, the world’s largest air conditioning, heating & refrigeration expo and conference. The award will be used to upgrade HVAC systems to improve operation and efficiency at Metropolitan’s Midway Head Start facility, […]

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