Education Program

Our goal is to provide low-income immigrant women the educational services they need to flourish in an English-speaking environment. To do this, we offer the following activities:

  • ESL for adultsAdult Education
  • Communication Building Activities (CBA)
  • Computer Classes
  • Children Drop-in Center

MWRC offers English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to low-income adult immigrants living on Chicago’s North Side. Our four day English classes are for Beginning and Intermediate-level students. We also offer Computer classes at the Basic and Intermediate level; this includes accessing the internet, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.

Communication Building Activities (CBA)

Instructors meet in small groups with students for weekly two-hour lessons at MWRC. The program is geared toward daily-related English language communication.

 Youth Empowerment Services (YES)shutterstock_111168074

MWRC Youth Program offers a variety of academic, social, and educational programs and is comprised of two components with over 100 active participants. The Youth Program operates Monday to Thursday from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and serves youth ages 6-18 years old.

MWRC has created a safe and healthy environment for youth to excel. The Youth Program focuses on educational assistance, leadership skills, team building strategies, career explorations, cultural celebrations, field trips, and also provides opportunities for youth to become involved in community affairs.