Matt Forte gives $10K scholarship to student at Circle Foundation gala

The Circle Foundation recently held their 9th annual gala and awards dinner at Alhambra Palace in Chicago. NFL star Matt Forte was on hand to award a college scholarship of $10K from his What’s Your Forte Foundation to Innovations High School’s student of the year. Cierra Holmes was this year’s winner. We asked her how […]

The CIRCLE Foundation is changing the narrative of Chicago’s Black youths

Any mention of the South Side of Chicago may bring to mind shootings, crime and death. This is an exaggerated view of The South Side. However, this viewpoint is rooted in truth. The lack of education, jobs and guidance create a landscape that is dangerous and unfulfilling. We spoke with Omar Moore and LaShaun Jackson about […]