The Brown House
We're excited to announce our NEW ONLINE STORE! Grab some TBHE, Brilliant Brown Beauty and Brilliant Brown Beau Gear today! There is something for EVERYONE!!
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The first trip for our 6th-8th grade Brilliant Brown Beauties was to see the movie Black Panther! Charity Contributors of Chicago donated the tickets and provided us with a delicious breakfast upon arrival! The Beauties had a GREAT time!!
Brilliant Brown Beauties
Thanks to the generous donations of two local businesses, The Brown House Experience was be able to provide food from Chipotle in Wicker Park and water and granola bars from Pete's on Madison and Western!!
The B.B.B. is A free after-school Tutoring and Mentoring program that targets girls in K-12th Grade, that have difficulty Managing their behavior in school. the Beauties engage in weekly hands-on STEM, Art and Health workshops that address topics that include insecurities, peer pressure, social media etiquette, socio-economic issues & History. their progress is tracked weekly via Teacher Evaluations. the beauties are making great strides towards being the Brilliant brown beauties they are destined to be!
The mission of the Brown House Experience (501c3) is to promote the positive development of at-risk youth by providing unique opportunities to enhance their academic, social and emotional intelligence through the arts, STEM, culture, health and plenty of hands-on experience.
Check out some of the pictures from our Urban Engineering Night Community Event below!
Thanks to our wonderful business sponsors, we had GREAT food, drinks and prizes!
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Adult Fall Fundraiser Alert:
Our 80's-90's Costume, Karaoke and Trivia Challenge FUNdraiser was a HIT! A HUGE THANKS goes to everyone that supported our efforts to raise funds for our youth programs!! Check out the video below!!
Colleges in Attendance:
Trade Day 2019 Required
Trade Day Workshop Choices:
*Custom Jewelry Design *Electrician *Custom T-shirt Design *Carpentry/Construction *Esthetician-Facials & Make-Up *Commercial Media Specialist *Hair Braiding *HVAC & Plumbing *Barber
Our FREE Popsicle Stick Engineering Make-and-Take was a HUGE success!!!
25 creative 5-12 year old engineers received FREE admission to an engineering night to remember!
**Choose 1 of 5 Engineering Stations**
Each child had their Popsticle Stick creation to take home along with a FREE BOOK!!
The parents enjoyed it just as much, if not more, than the kids!!!
2019 Community Events
As a registered 501c3, we can offer service learning hours to high school students.
We always need volunteers, so if helping out is what you can offer, we'll gladly accept!
We also accept donations of school supplies, project materials, books, etc. Sign up below and don't forget to check the "email updates" box to keep up with the awesome things TBHE is doing to enhance the lives of children!
We thank you in advance for supporting our cause!
TBHE SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!
Are you feeling generous and want to donate to a worthy cause? Click the PayPal link below to help us provide innovative experiences to our youth and communities. If Paypal is not the method for you, complete the contact form for other options!
CAN TV LIVE show, P.A.T.
(Perceive. Accept. Transform)
will air EVERY Monday between,
Oct. 1, 2018-Dec. 31, 2018
on Channel 21
(Comcast, RCN, and WOW)
& Channel 99
To stream our LIVE show online, go to www.CANTV.org/hotline
**To call in with questions/comments, call
Our FREE Fitness Night on June 9, 2018 from 6-8pm at Kelly Hall YMCA was a GREAT Community Event!
* Hip-Hop Dance
Check out some of the stations below!
Our Brilliant Brown Beauties made testimonials about the program! You can find them on the About TBHE page! Check out one from our 4th grader, Kierra!