ELITE Youth Outreach
W.I.N.N.I.N.G (What I Need Now in Ninth Grade)

W.I.N.N.I.N.G (What I Need Now in Ninth Grade)

With both ELITE and W.I.N.N.I.N.G., Cannon matches students with specially-trained “game changers,” people who often know firsthand the challenges of school, the dangers of gangs and the despair of incarceration…
…game-changers continue to work with their students, monitor their progress, stay in touch with the families, develop relationships,” [Cannon] said.

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Carl Talks About His New Book

Carl Talks About His New Book

Carl talks with WMBD News about his new book called “Full Cannon: Love, Leadership and Making a Difference.” Click here to check out the interview.The book is now available for purchase on Amazon.com

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Watch Party

Watch Party

Join us for a Watch Party! We will be gathering to watch the ELITE Youth Outreach episode of Returning the Favor.
January 20, 2020 at the St, Paul Baptist Church 114 W. Forrest Hill Peoria, IL 61603
Screening starts at 8:00pm. Doors open at 7:00.

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A day to remember for ELITE and Carl Cannon

A day to remember for ELITE and Carl Cannon

“Carl Cannon got the surprise of a lifetime as reality show host Mike Rowe threw a celebration and check presentation Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019 at the Noble Center in Peoria. Cannon received checks totaling $124,000 from the City of Peoria, charity organization Stand Together, and Mike Rowe’s Facebook show “Returning

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ELITE Design Graduation

ELITE Design Graduation

Carl Cannon spoke with WMBD News about the ELITE Design program and the important role that “Street Fathers” play within the program.
Carl said “Since January of 2018 there are 14 unsolved murders in the city of Peoria of young black men. A 4-year-old would be included in those unsolved

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