Running Rebels conducts a variety of programs for youth, including athletics, mentoring and working with chronic youth offenders to help them comply with their terms of probation and make better decisions. Located in Lindsay Heights, a community with more than 40 percent of residents under 18, Running Rebels serves about 1,000 young people throughout the year, including about 200 youths in its athletic program alone last summer. The organization is working on a plan to expand and renovate its facility, at 1300A W. Fond Du Lac Ave.Did you like this story? Subscribe to NNS today.
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