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Buddy Morning Changes Lives

Share this:Buddy Morning is a great opportunity for both community supporters and students. Twice a year, community partners, donors, supporters, and volunteers spend one-on-one time with a student and experience our unique mission. City Academy has hosted twenty-one Buddy Morning events since 2006. Each attendee is paired with a scholar and has the opportunity to build a…

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Education For All | Letter from the President

Share this:EDUCATION FOR ALL Every child deserves hope, and black or white has nothing to do with it. I had just graduated from my private liberal-arts college and was working for a large St. Louis corporation when a friend asked me to volunteer as a tutor at Mathews-Dickey Boys’ & Girls’ Club. That’s where I…

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Keep Moving Forward | Remembering MLK

Share this:“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” Martin Luther King, Jr. This seminal quote delivered by Dr. King served as both a rallying cry and proverbial exclamation mark to conclude a stirring address…

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