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(42.1116,-86.4057)
 

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Mission Statement

First Chance Education Program provides academic enrichment, youth development, and family services in a safe, clean, and positive environment for youth in grades 1st--12th.

Vision Statement: To provide all children and youth afterschool programs that support their success through academics, social, emotional, cultural and physical development.

Description

First Chance After School Program provides academic enrichment opportunities during non-school hours for children, particularly students who attend high-poverty and low-performing schools. The program helps students meet state and local student standards in core academic subjects such as reading and math; offers students a broad array of enrichment activities that can complement their regular academic programs; and offers literacy and other educational services to the families of participating children.

First Chance also offers a boxing program who's specific mission statement is to use the sport of amateur boxing as a tool to teach young men and women the value of discipline, hard work, sportsmanship and leadership and to use these skills in all aspects of their lives.

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http://www.1stchanceinc.org

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