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Description: Integrating academics, community work, and squash to improve the life of youths. SquashBusters, located in Boston and Lawrence, Massachusetts (USA), aims to combine these 3 aspects to ensure children get good grades, care for the community, and have strong athletic abilities. It hopes that these changes will ensure that participants finish high school and matriculate and graduate from college.
How it began: SquashBusters was founded in 1996 with the aim of helping public school students in the Boston and Cambridge Area. When found, Squashbusters was the first after school program in the United States that mixed squash, academics, and community service.
Its Success: More than 500 students have benefited from the help of SquashBusters since 1996.
If you are interested and want to know more, visit http://squashbusters.org/