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$10-Million Obama Proposal Hopes to Export Success of Harlem Program

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The Chronicle of Philanthropy | [ View Original Source (opens in new window) ]

Harlem Children’s Zone is an Atlantic grantee.

By Suzanne Perry.

Harlem Children’s Zone is one of the most lauded — and emulated — charities in the country. Nonprofit groups and government agencies regularly send emissaries to Harlem to study the organization’s acclaimed poverty-fighting strategy, which involves providing a comprehensive set of educational, medical, and social services to children and their parents in a designated neighborhood.

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