CHICAGO (WLS) — After two dangerous and deadly weekends in Chicago, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Police Superintendent David Brown said it would be an all-hands-on-deck approach to keeping people safe over the July Fourth holiday. ABC 7 Chicago spoke with two people who have long been working in Chicago neighborhoods to address violence. Diane Latiker […]
President Obama drops into a virtual meeting with community leaders from across Chicago
It was an honor to speak at President Obama’s Virtual Meeting!
The Woman Keeping Kids Safe
Steve Harvey interviewed KOB founder Diane Latiker.
Author Yusuf Ali El Donates His Books “Thank You & Please” To Kids Off The Block
Big “Thank you” to Yusuf Ali El for donating his books to us!!! We will give them as gifts to the children at our upcoming events!
The Power Of One
After 46 years, eight children, thirteen grandchildren and two husbands, I finally was blessed with a passion that filled my soul, as if I had room for anything else. My mom raised me to be independent, married or not, she always taught us to stand for something or fall for everything. I was the oldest, […]
Nike Donates to KOB Computer Lab & Music Studio!
Big “Shout Out” to Nike for donating to our Computer Lab and Music Studio! We will be able to purchase much-needed computers and software to expand our existing programs!!!