Franklin Military Academy hosts second annual back to school rally

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Franklin Military Academy had its second annual back to school rally today.

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The theme was “stop the violence, inspire a vision.”

A massive vision board was outside for kids to write their goals.

8News spoke with Nicole Fields, the executive director of No More Excuses, which helped organize the event.

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“No dream is too small. If your 5-year-old says hey mom, I want to be Spiderman, set a plan for that. If that means he wears red and blue every day, encourage him to dream. Encourage him to have a passion and desire to do something,” Fields said.

No more excuses is a non-profit designed to inspire, empower and encourage women and children.

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