‘Good Day Chicago’ Visits TS Headquarters

Brian Jackson, Good Day Chicago anchor at FOX 32 News, stopped by True Star headquarters to get more information about True Star’s 20 years of empowering youth. McLeary Sherman gives Jackson a tour of TS headquarters. This year marks True Star’s 20th anniversary. That...

Mayor Johnson Proclaims May 9th as True Star Media Day

True Star Co-Founders DeAnna McLeary Sherman and Na-Taé Thompson graciously listen as Mayor Brandon Johnson reads the proclamation announcing May 9th as “True Star Media Day” in Chicago. In 2008 Jaylin McClinton was an eighth grader when he joined True Star Media as a...

True Star Spotlight: Christopher ‘Lock’ Lockridge

Christopher Lockridge, also known as Lock, is a 20-year-old True Star member. With his outgoing personality, Lock has taken full advantage of the True Star experience by getting involved with a variety of programs including our production team, our photography squad,...

NBA Foundation & Chicago Beyond Award True Star Media

True Star Media is excited to announce that we are part of the NBA Foundation and Chicago Beyond’s new Responsive Funding Partnership! This first-ever $1 million collaborative grant was created to support Black-led nonprofit organizations that are advancing enrichment...

Senator Robert Peters Visits True Star’s HQ

State Senator Robert Peters came to True Star headquarters to hang out with us and see all the good things we are doing for Chicago youth! He was given a tour of the office where he met the staff and was shown the day-to-day activities that take place. True Star’s...