The South Suburban Cultural Enrichment Organization mentors our participants through activities and workshops created to instill a sense of leadership through team building exercises and cultural experiences.
Our program is divided into two areas - Junior and Senior. Each focuses on various activities geared toward each group - which some activities for everyone. In order to be a participant, you have to be an enrolled high school student between the ages of 13-18.
Some workshops the students participate in are:
Cotillion & Beautillion Society Ball
The South Suburban Cultural Enrichment Organization annually sponsors a Cotillion & Beautillion Society Ball program to provide activities and opportunities which will assist in developing the skills needed to transition from high school students to young independent adults.
The Cotillion & Beautillion fundraiser also supports our scholarship program. SSCEO provides scholarships to deserving high school seniors residing in the Chicago South Suburban geographic area pursuing a college education.
High School students, freshmen, sophomores and juniors, are eligible to participate in the Junior Program and our formal Cotillion & Beautillion ball - where they will be introduced.
As high school seniors, 12th grade, these young men and women are eligible to participate in the Senior Program. They are formally presented at our annual Cotillion/Beautillion ball.
2020 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN. DUE DATE HAS BEEN EXTENDED.
The South Suburban Cultural Enrichment Organization's annual Cotillion & Beautillion Society Ball is a fundraiser for scholarships for graduating high school seniors.
Application due dates have been extended until after students return to school.