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Best-selling author Samuel Casey Carter showcases a dozen mainstream schools that focus on a culture of character as their foundation and have achieved extraordinary results.
Chapter 7: Providence St. Mel: Chicago, Illinois
Providence St. Mel: Chicago, Illinois
[Page 78]At Providence St. Mel, we believe.
We believe in the creation of inspired lives produced by the miracle of hard work.
We are not frightened by the challenges of reality, but believe that we can change our conception of this world and our place within it.
So we work, plan, build, and dream—in that order.
We believe that one must earn the right to dream.
Our talent, discipline, and integrity will be our contribution to a new world, because we believe that we can take this place, this time, and this people, and make a better place, a better time, and a better people.
With God's help, we will either find a way or make one.
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