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Partners in Education

African American Men of Unity
30 S. Stolp Ave.
Suite 311
PO Box 1534
Aurora, IL 60507
Ph: 630-606-1910
Program offers positive role models/father figures to at-risk youth by guiding them through each developmental stage.

Camp Kishwaukee
1011 West Jones
Plano, IL 60545
Ph: 630-552-7518
Camp used all year long by many scout troops.

CASA - Kane County
Kane County Court House
100 South 3rd St., Suite 460
Geneva, IL 60134
Ph: 630-232-4484
Provides advocacy to abused and neglected children within the Juvenile Court System.

CASA - Kendall County
811 West John St.
Yorkville, IL 60560
Ph: 630-553-8660
Provides trained volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children.

Fox Valley Academy of Music Performance
420 W. Downer Place
Aurora, IL  60506
Not-for-profit parent organization that includes the Fox Valley Philharmonic, Fox Valley Academy Orchestra, Fox Valley Youth Strings and Access to Music.

Fox Valley Christian Action
35W701 Riverwoods Lane
St. Charles, IL 60174
Ph: 630-584-2222
Serves youth from under-resourced communities in the Fox Valley at no charge.

Fox Valley Family YMCA
3875 Eldamain Rd.
Plano, IL 60545
Ph: 630-552-4100 xtn. 225
Provides programs for health, well-being, and physical fitness for the community.

Fox Valley Hands of Hope
200 Whitfield Dr.
Geneva, IL 60134
Ph: 630-232-2233
Provides support, care, education, and advocacy for the terminally ill, their familiies, and the bereaved.

Girl Scouts - Northern Illinois
200 New Bond St.
Sugar Grove, IL 60554
Ph: 630-897-1565
Provides recreational and educational programs for girls ages 5-17.

Hesed House (PADS)
659 South River St.
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-897-2156
A comprehensive Homeless Resource Center offering residential programs, case management, mental health and substance abuse counseling to homeless individuals and families.

Hope for Tomorrow, Inc.
479 North Lake Street
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-966-9000
Works with individuals with chronic substance use and gambling disorders by providing relapse prevention education to individuals in conjunction with a highly-structured, substance free, supportive living environment.

Joseph Corporation
32 South Broadway
Aurora, IL 60505
Ph: 630-906-9400
Offer homeownership education, pre-and post purchase counseling, and residential development.

Kendall County Food Pantry
208 Beaver Street
Yorkville, IL 60560
Ph: 630-553-0473
Supplies food, shelter, clothing, school supplies, small household appliances, furniture, pet food and care.

Kendall County Health Dept.
811 West John St.
Yorkville, IL 60560
Ph: 630-553-9100 xtn. 8097
Provides a wide array of health and human services which include family self-sufficiency, behavioral health, youth development, environmental health, and maternal child health programs.

Lazarus House (PADS)
214 Walnut Street
St. Charles, IL 60174
Ph: 630-587-2144
Offers emergency shelter, food, and supportive services to men, women and children who are homeless and in need. Serves St. Charles, Geneva, Elburn and Campton Township.

Literacy Volunteers of Fox Valley
1 South 6th Avenue
St. Charles, IL 60174
Ph: 630-584-2811
Provides one-to-one tutoring in reading, writing and spoken English to adults. Helps mature adults acquire a St. Charles High School diploma.

Marie Wilkinson Child Development Center
1144 East Galena Boulevard
Aurora, IL 60505
Ph: 630-851-7772
Provides reliable and affordable childcare services for children in the Aurora area.

Mutual Ground
418 Oak Ave.
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-897-0084
Serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Offer shelter, transitional housing, legal/medical advocacy, and a 24 hour crisis hotline.

Operation Snowball (Kendall County)
21 Jack St.
Plano, IL 60545
Ph: 630-552-3866
Provides prevention activities that educate, raise student's self-esteem, and encourages peer leadership.

Oswego Family YMCA
160 E. Washington St.
Oswego, IL 60543
Ph: 630-551-0797
Provides Jr. High School students with an opportunity to interact with their peers as well as forming positive and meaningful relationships with adults in the community where they live.

People for Child Care
14 North May St.
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-892-4303
After school program for school aged children ages 5-12; program promotes education enrichment, enforces self-esteem, and provides a same and caring environment.

Renz Addiction Counseling Center
One American Way 2nd Floor West
Elgin, IL 60120
Ph: 847-742-3545
Provides early intervention and treatment services for alcohol and/or substance abuse and compulsive gambling.

RITAS Ministry
568 West Galena Boulevard
North Aurora, IL 60542
Ph: 630-966-0252
Provide aftercare support for ex-offenders and their families. Offer housing, food, transportation, case management, substance abuse counseling and information and referrals.

Salvation Army-Aurora
437 East Galena Blvd.
Aurora, IL 60505
Ph: 630-897-7265
Provides a variety of emergency services including rent/mortgage utilities, food, prescriptions, and clothing assistance.

Senior Services Associates
900 North Lake St. Suite 205
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-897-4035
"One-Stop-Center" of social services for seniors. Providing elder abuse investigation, care giver assistance, assessments and case management.

Salvation Army Tri-City Corps
P.O. Box 3939
1710 South 7th Avenue
St. Charles, IL 60174
Ph: 630-377-2769
Assists clients to meet basic levels of success in society through immediate help with practical problems such as food, clothing and rent and utility assistance. Attempts to identify and solve root causes of distress.

Three Fires Council Boy Scouts
415 North 2nd St.
St. Charles, IL 60174
Ph: 630-584-9250
Provides educational programs for boys age 8-18 to foster mental, physical, and emotional fitness, citizenship training and character development.

Triple Threat Mentoring
100 S. River St. Suite 100
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-570-9506
Empowering urban youth to develop confidence, character and life skills through innovative programs in Athletics, Academics, and Arts.

TUG Career Services
P.O. Box 1551
St. Charles, IL 60174
Ph: 630-631-1871
Provides career management services, job seeking skills, and education/training in an environment that encourages and facilitates networking with the goal of securing meaningful employment.

Wayside Cross Ministries
215 E. New York St.
Aurora, IL 60505
Ph: 630-892-4239
Partners with the community to provide support and services for men women and children in times of need.

World Relief
14 West Downer Place, Suite 8
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-906-9546
Assists refugees by providing housing placement, orientation, ESL classes, school enrollments, employment assistance, and mental health counseling.

YMCA Metropolitan Chicago-Aurora
31 W. 290 Schoger Drive
Naperville, IL  60564
Ph: 630-585-2347
Offering before & after school care, in partnership with school districts 203 & 204 in Naperville & Aurora. Also offering summer day camps.

YWCA Aurora
411 S. Randall Rd.
Aurora, IL 60506
Ph: 630-486-1592
Provides educational workshops for children and youth, seminars and discussion forums for adults, and special events for the community. Also serves family child care providers through the Child & Adult Care Food Program.