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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.

Paul Tough’s Whatever It Takes

Written by New York Times editor Paul Tough, Whatever It Takes is a compelling, in-depth look at the groundbreaking work of the Harlem Children’s Zone and its leader, Geoffrey Canada. Tough spent five years researching the work of the Children’s Zone, interviewing staff, students and parents. In…

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…