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JPYC Foundation – Diversity Call to Action to Chicago Boaters

By Jackson Park Yacht Club Foundation | July 27, 2020 | Chicago, IL
 

Over 2 million people live in Chicago, yet over 800,000 Chicagoans, many of them lowincome

children of color, have never even seen Lake Michigan, let alone been on a boat.

The Jackson Park Yacht Club Foundation (JPYC Foundation) sees maritime activities as

one way, though it should not be the only way, to address Chicago’s, boating’s, and

especially the sport of sailing’s, racial and economic disparities. MORE

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JPYC Foundation – Diversity Call to Action to Chicago Boaters - CLICK HERE

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Jackson Park Yacht Club Pushes for Diversity on the Water

A sailing program at Jackson Park Yacht Club pushes for diversity, teaching kids from all over Chicago the basics of boating. NBC 5’s LeeAnn Trotter reports.

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