Will Channing: Teaching kids to fly
Dustin Martin, left, program director for Wings of America, sits with Will Channing, the program’s founder. Channing started the nonprofit in 1987 as a way to use sports as a catalyst for American Indian youth to take pride in themselves and their cultural identity. Jane Phillips/The New Mexican
Posted: Friday, November 29, 2013 10:00 pm
Updated: 12:26 am, Sat Nov 30, 2013.
Will Channing believes his life of social commitment has been fashioned in part by genetics.
Channing, 62, the founder of Wings of America, traces his altruistic lineage through several generations of Channings who were community minded. It is for his involvement with Wings that Channing has been named one of the 10 Who Made a Difference honorees for 2013.
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Friday, November 29, 2013 10:00 pm.
Updated: 12:26 am.