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Edna Romero

I am putting on my superhero cape and running for a cause!

On May 4th, I'll be running in the 5th Annual 5K/8K Superhero Run to support The Cities Project. Donate here to contribute to my fundraiser or register to run with me at

The Cities Project is a non-profit, research-based mentorship program dedicated to supporting Chicago Public School students and their families. Through research, they want to understand how stressful life experiences affect youth—physically, mentally, and academically. Further, their mission is to provide students with community-oriented intervention programs to lessen the effects of stress. The program provides youth with a positive support system and the tools to manage everyday stressors.

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10 Years in the Program

We work with each student from the 4th grade through their first year in college!


Mentoring since 2008

Our mentorship program has been making an impact since 2008!


11 Years of Mentoring

Our mentorship program has been going strong for 11 years!


A Non-Profit

We are a proud non-profit, or 501(c)3, that exists solely to benefit our community.


Each Child

This amount covers the yearly cost to support a student in the program.

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