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HCZ’s Baby College® on This American Life

This 30-minute audio clip from National Public Radio’s This American Life focuses on the first step in HCZ’s pipeline of services: The Baby College. It is an intimate look at how HCZ’s work is transforming the lives of families and helping to break the cycle…

Geoffrey Canada on “Fresh Air”

Along with author Paul Tough, HCZ President/CEO Geoffrey Canada, was interviewed on NPR’s “Fresh Air” with host Terry Gross about Tough’s book, Whatever It Takes, and the work of the Harlem Children’s Zone.  Read the story and listen to the audio here.

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Prince Harry Visits HCZ

Prince Harry of Wales and Prince Seeiso of Lesotho visited the Harlem Children’s Zone to learn about the work of our organization and especially our students, who enjoyed sharing details about a project with children from Uganda.  Watch ABC’s coverage of their visit here.

Prince Charles Visits HCZ

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, visited HCZ’s Promise Academy during a 2007 trip to New York City; the Prince even “took some time to shoot hoops” with the Promise basketball team. Learn more about their visit here.