Nofs welcomes cadets from the Michigan Youth ChalleNGe Academy

Sen. Mike Nofs, R-Battle Creek was pleased to welcome on Tuesday 116 cadets, four cadre staff, Academy Director Sgt. Maj. Jim Luce and numerous parents from the Michigan Youth ChalleNGe Academy for their annual Day at the Capitol. The National Guard Youth Challenge Academy is a quasi-military, 22-week residential program geared toward Michigan's at-risk youth, ages 16-18, who have dropped out of school or are at risk of dropping out.

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