Summit Academy

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DNR, Summit Academy Team Up To Help Students, State Parks

On a paved lot in north Minneapolis, each blow of a hammer gets a building one step closer to the forest. Soon plywood, fir studs and cedar shakes will give rise to another Department of Natural Resources camper cabin.


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Program Gives Ex-Offenders A 2nd Chance At Life

A new program for out-of-work and struggling men is teaching them to build homes, and build a better future for themselves.


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Summit Academy Helps People Live Better

For the last few years, finding work has been a challenge for many Minnesotans. A program in the Twin Cities is proving it’s possible.