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President Obama Cites HCZ as an Innovator

At the White House on June 30th, President Obama announced an effort to replicate innovative nonprofits, citing the Harlem Children’s Zone as a prime example.  HCZ President/CEO Geoffrey Canada also spoke at the event and the President’s full remarks are available here.

Soledad O’Brien Visits HCZ

CNN’s Soledad O’Brien visited HCZ and spoke with President/CEO Geoffrey Canada about how the organization is changing young people’s lives in Harlem.  Watch the 3-minute segment.

HCZ on Good Morning America

The Good Morning America Weekend Edition profiled HCZ’s work to give Harlem children and families “keys to the future.”  Watch the clip here.

Wall Street Journal Profiles HCZ

The Wall Street Journal published a front-page profile of the Harlem Children’s Zone, detailing the organization’s successes, opportunities, and challenges in today’s economy. Read the article here.