Magic Johnson overcome by emotion at Bridgescape Academy dedication

September 18, 2013 (CHICAGO)

"God is good," said Johnson.

The Magic Johnson Bridgescape Academy is designed to give young people an alternate path to learning.

Governor Pat Quinn and rapper and actor Common were there for the ceremony.

The academies are operating in six states.

The goal is to bring together individuals, foundations and companies to help kids through school and into the real world.

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