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I AM MADE TO EXCEL

Destined For Greatness

MADE 2 Excel wants to spread our message of financial literacy for youth to change future generations. We believe that a single action can make a difference in the community, and that collective action can greatly impact the underserved communities of the south and west sides of Chicago. Through advocacy and outreach activities, our team works tirelessly each day to contribute their part to the greater good.

 

Upcoming Events

  • MADE 2 Excel Teens Job Fair
    Time is TBD
    DuSable Museum of African Amer. History
    Time is TBD
    DuSable Museum of African Amer. History, 740 E 56th Place, Chicago, IL 60637
    This job fair is strictly for young adults and teens ages 14-21. Meet many companies looking to hire you!
 
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ABOUT

MADE 2 Excel is a Chicago based non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of young African American males through financial literacy programs. We educate, inspire and cultivate healthy financial habits and knowledge for youth into adulthood.

 

WHAT WE DO

Furthering our cause of Financial Literacy is the most important goal of our organization. We seek to support, empower, and provide high quality resources to our community in a safe and secure environment. Our success isn’t measured in terms of wealth or profit margin, but by the value we provide to those we serve.

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MY ACTIONS DETERMINE EVERYTHING

Our MADE workshops meet every Tuesday evenings. This interactive workshop focuses on multiple topics including; entrepreneurship, investments, cryptocurrency, stock market etc. Classes have limited in person availability.

MENTORING

Mentors are industry trained professionals in their line of work. We have professionals speak to the youth during field days. Youth are assigned mentors.

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COLLEGE TOURS

These guided tours enhance youth knowledge and understanding of multiple aspects of the process of college while visiting universities.