This Program Is Creating a Safe & Healing Space for Chicago Teens

CHICAGO -- The MAAFA Redemption Project is a faith-based program working to make a difference in West Garfield Park.

West Garfield park has the lowest life expediency in the city at 69, according to MAAFA Redemption Project executive director and co-founder Marshall Hatch Jr.

MAAFA recruits emerging adult men to invest in them with housing, employment, educational opportunities! The project creates a plethora of opportunities for young men who are looking for a second chance.

Hear from members who say the program helped change the course of their life.

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