In a program where we look to connect students to resources, one of the biggest resources that's out there is...people! Our students have an opportunity to interact and engage with volunteers who came from a variety of different professions and careers that our students can begin to aspire to be in. And over the past couple of years we have been able to get some professional athletes/celebrities to visit the Cabrini Connections program to share their time, knowledge, and some words of wisdom to those in the program.
This past week, Chicago's own hip hop artist, Rhymefest paid a visit to Cabrini Connections. He not only shared insight on his career and his life, but he provided opportunities for the students and volunteers to express themselves through their talents and words.
Read the full story along with video footage here!!!