Posts tagged "Urban Prep Academies"

Aces UP Poker Tourney benefits Urban Prep Academies

Urban Prep Academies founder/CEO Tim King.
Aces UP! 2014, Urban Prep’s Eighth Annual Charity Poker Tournament was held at The Chicago Sports Museum with hundreds of players and spectators coming out to enjoy fast-paced poker and support Urban Prep Academies!  The fun-filled event raised $100,000 for the schools in the process!!!  It was a special night for Aces UP! as volunteers... Read more »

Legendary Comedian Bill Cosby Stars at Fundraiser for Urban Prep Academies

Legendary Comedian Bill Cosby Stars at Fundraiser for Urban Prep Academies
Legendary comedian and education advocate Bill Cosby performed to a sold out audience at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place on June 30 raising more than $25,000 in support of the students of Urban Prep Academies.  The events leading up to that night began more than a year and a half ago when Urban... Read more »

"An Evening With Bill Cosby" will Benefit Urban Prep Academies

"An Evening With Bill Cosby" will Benefit Urban Prep Academies
America’s favorite TV dad, Bill Cosby, will bring his comic genius to Chicago for a benefit for Urban Prep Academies on Sunday, June 30, at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, 175 E. Chestnut, beginning at 5 p.m.  Urban Prep caught Cosby’s attention when he heard that 100% of its seniors, all African-American males... Read more »
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Advance Screening of Harry Potter Benefits Urban Prep

  Would you like to be the first on your block to see Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Part 1) AND support a wonderful cause?!  On Thursday, November 18th, at Navy Pier Imax Theater beginning at 5:30 PM (movie begins at 6 PM), there will be an Advance Private Screening benefitting Urban Prep whose... Read more »