CHICAGO, Illinois, 60609-1402 United States

Mission Statement

Keyconcept Charities' mission provides extensive career development for emerging talent to nurture their professional identities through a hands-on approach with a commitment to the cultivation of entrepreneurial values. The Keyconcept Charities unlocks the doors to an emerging workforce while stimulating diversity, equity, and inclusion that fosters the development of intercultural competence. Keyconcept Charities acts as a catalyst to foster transformation within interior design, graphic design, and culinary arts industries. Our Values: We advance and cultivate the development of an entrepreneurial spirit. We celebrate creativity in approach, communication, and methodology. We provide a learning environment stimulating diversity, equity, and inclusion that fosters the development of intercultural competence.

About This Cause

Recognizing the challenges of molding career interest into a viable and sustainable profession, Keyconcept Charities seeks to bridge this gap for emerging talent. We provide the quality mentoring and professional development programs that pave the way for a successful transition from emerging interest to future career experts within the interior design/interior architecture, graphic design, and the culinary arts industries.

Project Outcomes: 1) Provide training and hands-on learning opportunities for the development of skills in interior design, graphic design, and culinary arts industries. 2) Offer quality learning experiences within an open and supportive intercultural community. 3) Foster the development of intercultural competence. 4) Encourage and give space to individual identity within a professional working environment. 5) Offer young emerging talent one-on-one mentoring to cultivate a competitive edge in today’s challenging job market through team building and hands-on-experience

In an increasingly global workforce, professionalism is conceptualized in an intercultural framework. Our team is sensitive to the diversity and richness that comprises vital elements of the human experience. Diversity is an important reality of our daily lives, and we value the benefits that come from living and working in an intercultural society. In that spirit, we are committed to accepting, supporting, respecting, and affirming those we employ and serve from diverse backgrounds. Our goal is to live out these values amongst ourselves, with our clients, and community. Our commitment is for our daily interactions to honor the diversity that defines us.

Keyconcept Charities has been fortunate to collaborate with universities/colleges (University of Chicago, University of Illinois of Chicago, Columbia College Chicago, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, DePaul University, Roosevelt University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Aurora University, & Elmhurst University) and the culinary arts industry who refer emerging talent to apply for the Keyconcept Charities internship positions in interior design, graphic design, and culinary arts.

1029 W 35Th St Suite 200
CHICAGO, Illinois 60609-1402
United States
Phone 312-607-5750
Twitter @KCnonprofit
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