In partnership with the Clinton Central School District and with support from the local community,

 A Better Chance of Clinton & the Mohawk Valley provides education, housing, and enrichment for young men of color who have the talent and potential to succeed academically, socially, and personally in high school so that they can go to the colleges of their choice. The program is affiliated with A Better Chance Inc., a national, nonprofit academic program that seeks to substantially increase the number of well-educated young men and women of color capable of assuming positions of responsibility and leadership in society.