Partners, Coalitions & Affiliations
The following organizations contribute directly to YBLC programs through donation and participation in reaching our goals.
- College of Lake County
- Rosalind Franklin University
- Lake County Community Development Corporation
- City of North Chicago
- City of Waukegan
- City of Zion
- North Chicago School District
- Waukegan Township
Coalitions & Affiliations
YBLC is also a member of, or affiliated with, the following organizations:
- Coalition to Reduce Recidivism
- Lake County Housing Action Coalition
- B.E.S.T. Bringing Everyone’s Strengths Together – Round Lake Area
- Tollway Earned Credit Advisory Board
- Illinois Partners for Human Service
- Congressman Robert Dold’s Education Council
- North Chicago Chamber
- CLC Community Partners for Sustainability
- Chicago Jobs Council
- YouthBuild USA
YBLC is an affiliate.
- YouthBuild USA National Directors Conference
Laurel Tustison is Co-Chairperson and an ad hoc member of the National Directors Council.
- Alliance for Human Services
Laurel Tustison is Membership and Marketing Committee Chair.
- Illinois YouthBuild Coalition
Laurel Tustison is VP of Fundraising.