Vincent Academy breaks ground on new school site

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LIIF joined teachers, supporters and parents of Oakland based Vincent Academy for a groundbreaking ceremony at the school’s new location. Founded in 2010, Vincent Academy is a charter school offering a high-quality academic curriculum to low income children in West Oakland. LIIF provided BRIDGE Housing with construction financing to enable Vincent Academy to build a new 21,000-square-foot facility.

Through a unique partnership, Vincent Academy and BRIDGE are cultivating a shared vision to create a neighborhood of opportunity where families have access to quality schools, housing and services. The new facility will be located adjacent to an existing BRIDGE affordable housing development in an effort to link the essential community resources that allow children to achieve their full potential.

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Source: Oakland North