We Are Whitney Young - Annual Fund Promotion
Why Give to the Annual Fund? WE ARE Whitney Young!  The budget cutbacks at CPS have resulted in severe shortfalls in funding for Whitney Young, totaling $300,000 this year. The Friends of Whitney Young (FoWY) Annual Fund will focus on funding not just extra curricular activities, but important academic support that our students need and […]

Donate to Annual Fund



Pumpkin Spice 5K
The Pumpkin Spice 5K Run/Walk 2016 takes place during the most beautiful time of year in Chicago along its spectacular lakefront. Join us for a scenic, family-friendly 5K run or walk through Chicago’s historic lakefront and at the end of the run enjoy pumpkin spice treats of all kinds. The race will begin and […]

Pumpkin Spice 5K ~ To benefit Whitney Young High School



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Nearly 400 Whitney Young Alum donned their orange and blue and attended 40 Years Young, Whitney Young’s All Class Reunion held on Saturday, May 21 to celebrate Whitney Young High School’s 40th Anniversary. A welcome reception from Whitney Young Principal Dr. Joyce Kenner turned into a Pep Rally celebrating the rich history of […]

Whitney Young Celebrates 40 Years Young



FoWY Board of Directors 2016
Friends of Whitney Young (FoWY) Board Members Terms – May 2016 through April 2018 Executive Committee Heidi Bailey, President Luke Sommerville, Vice President Jie Li, Treasurer Eric Mariani, Secretary Directors Patty Andrade Lorraine Bachand Allan Chhay Dawn Craan Hank Gay Felicia Jones Lynne Radomski Jeannette Schar Angela Swain Brett Wangman […]

Meet the FoWY Board of Directors



Spring Bash 2016 Web Banner
Spring Bash was a great success! The room was filled with generous parents, teachers and coaches enjoying a relaxing evening out together. Watch the final moments of the Paddle Raise where we raised over $20,000 to purchase new signs for our school campus.     You can still participate in […]

Spring Bash – Recap and Last Call