My Block, My Hood, My City’s Explorers Program

Engages teenagers from under-resourced communities and exposes them to new opportunities through structured, educational explorations. Annual Cost per Explorer – $2,000 (includes travel, food, activity, program fee)

Explorers receive:

  • 10 explorations to new communities
  • 10 times exposed to new professions
  • 10 different cultural immersions
  • Hands-on skill development in today’s top industries
  • 3M Apparel
  • Explorer’s Journal
  • Access to 3M Network of Mentors
  • Access to summer jobs/internships

What you will receive:

  • A 3M Hoodie
  • MBMHMC’s Monthly Newsletter
  • A Thank you letter from a youth participant
  • The knowledge that you helped open a world of possibilities for a young person
     

Chicago Exploration

Cost per 15 Explorers – $1000
(includes travel, food, activity, program fee)
Sponsor 15 students on a local Chicago exploration

Illinois Exploration

Cost per 15 Explorers – $2500
(includes travel, food, activity, program fee)
Sponsor 15 students on an Illinois exploration

Out-OF-State Exploration

Cost per 15 Explorers – $5000
(includes travel, food, activity, program fee)
Sponsor 15 students on an out-of-state exploration

What an exploration provides for 15 students

  • The opportunity to learn about a new career/positive activity
  • A positive outlet during out-of-school time
  • Exposure to new culture and cuisine
  • Network for positive adult mentors
  • MBMHMC apparel for each explorer