October 26, 2022 //

Urban Gateways Announces Leslé Honoré as new CEO

CHICAGO, IL (October 26, 2022) – The Urban Gateways Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Leslé Honoré as the organization’s next Chief Executive Officer as of …

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October 5, 2022 //
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Cha Cha Cha – Southside Occupational Academy

“The performance was really engaging. The performers were able to incorporate our students and staff into the performance. The purpose of having the performance was to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month …

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June 13, 2022 //

avery r. young, Urban Gateways Teaching Artist honored with $50,000 grant

“Surprise.” “Amazing.” “Fantastic.” “So exciting.” All are words used by some of the 10 recipients of the Field Foundation’s Leaders for a New Chicago award, announced Tuesday by the foundation, …

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June 8, 2022 //

avery r. young honored as a 2022 Leader of a New Chicago

Left: Teaching Artist avery r. young engages young people in a Theater Residency program at St. Viator Elementary School, 2019; Center: avery r. young; Right: avery r. young accepts the …

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May 20, 2022 //

NEA gives more than $2 million to Illinois and Chicago arts organizations

The National Endowment for the Arts has announced 52 grants to Chicago and Illinois organizations totally $2,172,510. Urban Gateways has been approved for a $20,000 Grants for Arts Projects award …

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May 18, 2022 //
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$20,000 Grant from the NEA for Street Level Media Arts

CHICAGO, IL (May 18, 2022) – The National Endowment for the Arts has announced 52 grants to Chicago and Illinois organizations totally $2,172,510. Urban Gateways has been approved for a …

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March 18, 2022 //
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Manager of Finance and Administration

Position: Manager of Finance and Administration Summary: The Manager of Finance & Administration executes the objectives set by the Chief Financial Officer in support of the organization’s mission and strategies as …

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February 28, 2022 //
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Urban Gateways receives social equity funding from Voqal

Voqal recently announced grants for 15 organizations “working to create a more socially and racially equitable world through the advancement of progressive policies, community organizing, and a diverse media landscape.” …

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November 12, 2021 //
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Board of Directors Members

Seeking New Members, Urban Gateways Board of Directors About Urban Gateways: Urban Gateways engages young people in arts experiences to inspire creativity and impact social change (mission). The institution is …

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August 17, 2021 //
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Instructional Program Specialist

Applications for this position are now closed. Thank you for your interest! Position: Instructional Program Specialist Summary: The Instructional Program Specialist provides support to the Program Department by working collaboratively with …

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