Chris Canty uses sports to affect positive change in the lives of children through mentoring, educational programs, health and fitness activities thus promoting health and well being.
Chris Canty is a Defensive End for the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL. Born in the Bronx, and raised in North Carolina, Chris was a Super Bowl Champion with the New York Giants in 2012. The Chris Canty Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth in our communities.
The Chris Canty Foundation READING BUDDIES is an after school tutoring program, with a focus on closing the achievement gap in literacy and mathematics. With the requested funding, the Chris Canty Foundation would like to create tutoring services provided to the students in elementary schools. The Foundation will certify teachers, volunteer tutors, and purchase online educational software. The program will offer tutoring to provide support to participants in their efforts to achieve educational goals.