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WATCH: How G2 is bridging generations

Sep 3, 2018

Who knew that a game of Connect Four and a few cups of Play-Doh could launch intergenerational friendships that motivate Rochester youth? It’s all happening through an organization called Generation Two (G2). The non-profit pairs kindergarten and first grade kids with adult volunteers known as “buddies.” These intergenerational friendships are intended to provide the social and emotional strength needed to help kids thrive in the classroom