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Champion Academy and Roland Williams take bike ride

Students in the Rochester City School District went on a short bike ride in the city with former pro football player Roland Williams
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Champion Academy offers solution based on love

Nearly 350 at-risk, primarily urban youth are participating in the 12-month initiative
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Champion Academy Founder Works To Build Teamwork Between Kids and Police Officers

Kids from Rochester, ready for a day of meeting police officers during Champion Academy's 'Stop the Violence Day.'
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City Wise Interview with Roland Williams & a Champion Academy Member

Serenity talks about how being in the Champion Academy has changed and motivated her.
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Champion Academy extends program into 4th year

An outpouring of support from educators and philanthropists interested in innovative, scalable, and impactful solutions.
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Champion Academy teaches life, not football

Champion Academy is hoping to provide the support Rochester teens in poverty need to overcome barriers and achieve their full potential.
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Champion Academy in Rochester given $1 million gift

The Champion Academy is looking to raise $5.2 million through its Champions for Change campaign.
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Champion Academy gets grant from Polessini Foundation

Thanks to high success rates and a $400,000 grant from the Polessini Foundation, it'll be extended into a fourth year.
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The Power of Emotional Recycling

Inspiring TED Talk about the future of his hometown and the power of "Emotional Recycling".
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Champion Academy student help clean up MLK Jr. Park

You may have seen some 300 kids in blue shirts out cleaning up our streets on Wednesday. The group was all Champion Academy students...
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