Recognizing that economic inequality is often linked to the academic achievement gap, Kam Cares Foundation delivers services and programs based on the M3 concept – promoting education; health and wellness; and individual and community uplift through Motivation, Mentorship, and Means.
“In the new economy, information, education, and motivation are everything.” – William J. Clinton
Lack of motivation and chronic disengagement in the educational process is an ongoing issue in school systems across the country. Recent studies have shown that incentive programs help to keep students motivated. Through academic performance-based programs, such as iAchieve, Kam Cares Foundation rewards students for scholastic achievement to acknowledge, celebrate and incentivize their hard work in the classroom.
“If you cannot see where you are going, ask someone who has been there before.” – J. Loren Norris
As a product of a single parent home with little financial resources, Kam Chancellor provides students with a realistic true and realistic example of success. His journey is one that is relatable for all children – regardless of race or socioeconomic background. Through events, programs, and even social media, Kam shares his story — encouraging students and athletes to aspire to greatness despite challenges that confront them daily.
“We cannot expect children to achieve their full potential without equipping them with the tools to do so.” – Kam Chancellor
Kam Cares Foundation is committed to shrinking the academic achievement gap by ensuring that children who lack financial resources have access to resources they need to succeed. Programs such as the Annual Back-to-School Drive provide children from underserved communities with new backpacks and supplies prior to the start of the school year.