Learning Annex & Computer Lab
SOS Illinois is proud to share an important resource with our children and families, as well as our surrounding communities. In the Knight Engineers & Architects Learning Annex, the Specialist Staffing Group Computer Lab, as well as a training center, will provide space for ongoing workshops and seminars to promote lifelong learning.
Programming in the Learning Annex
Programming Supported through the Jill L. Meinzer Scholarship Fund
Additional job skills training and education programming at the Center will include:
- Tutoring (grammar school)
- Tutoring (middle school)
- Tutoring (high school)
- College Preparedness/Search/Applications
- Career days
- Career counseling
- Job shadowing
- Resume Writing/Interview preparations
Bank of America Financial Programming
Did you Know?
SOS Children’s Villages Illinois children achieve a 100% graduation rate. Nationally, only 50% of children in foster care graduate high school.
SOS Illinois children receive comprehensive wrap-around services that address their whole self—physical, mental, and emotional.
SOS Illinois children benefit from permanency and stability. They can always “come home,” even when they are in college or have graduated.
SOS Illinois Foster Parents receive professional training and support to be effective parental figures, receive a salary and full benefits, and have access to a supportive network of other SOS Illinois Foster Parents.