Recognize an American Graduate Champion

Recognize an American Graduate Champion

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 9:42am - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 11:42pm

Do you know a champion for education in our community? Recognize them as an American Graduate Champion! Share how they have made the commitment to help children and young people succeed by recognizing them as an American Graduate Champion.

An American Graduate Champion commits their time, skills and resources to make sure that children and young people  succeed. He or she is an individual who plays an active role in improving educational outcomes for students, children or youth. A champion is a parent who is active in the lives of young people or a volunteer or professional who creates a positive environment daily for children and youth in our community.

An American Graduate Champion could be a:

  • mentor
  • hero
  • teacher
  • parent/guardian or relative
  • friend
  • advocate
  • supporter
  • philanthropist
  • defender
  • volunteer
  • tutor
  • coach
  • sibling
  • librarian
  • anyone that makes a difference for children and youth...

Nominate a local American Graduate Champion today

View videos of American Graduate Champions

For classroom use:

Flyer and graphic organizer to brainstorm with students about American Graduate Champions.

This program is part of WXXI's American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen Initiative: Learn more at:

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