Urban Promise in Camden, NJ

Bruce Main, president of Urban Promise, wrote “A Costly Thing to Waste” for the Sept/Oct 2011 PRISM in which he answered the question: “How much is too much to educate an “at-risk” urban youth?”  The impact of providing an education to a youth who may not otherwise receive it goes far beyond the question of finances.

On September 29, 2012, Urban Promise held a 25th anniversary banquet at which Diane Sawyer was present. Read about the event here and learn about what else is going on with Urban Promise as they continue to serve the youth and families in their community.

Do you know of any organizations in your area that are educating urban or at-risk youth? We’d love to know about them!

 

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