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WATCH: James Norman on fight against poverty, breaking gender stereotypes In extreme sports

Jul 6, 2017

Retiring President & CEO of Action for a Better Community, James Norman
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A well-known name in the fight to tackle poverty in our region is stepping down from his post. But before he goes, we’ll hear his message for Rochester. A conversation with James Norman of Action for a Better Community on this edition of Need to Know.

Also on the show, dispelling gender myths in the world of extreme sports. We’ll learn how a local group is joining “girl gangs” in cities around the world to challenge gender stereotypes and create a skateboarding home for girls in our community.

And, there’s a full slate of animated movies coming out over the next few months. But how are they made? Get an inside look through a unique animation studio here in Rochester.