*According to NBC News, students from Crenshaw High School is headed to China as ambassadors for Los Angeles.

The students will work with their academic peers from Beijing’s Renmin University to teach them about African-American culture, while also learning first-hand about the global economy.

Also traveling in the group is one of the world’s most celebrated gospel choirs, the Crenshaw High School Choir.

The trip was organized by the Los Angeles Urban League through its [email protected] initiative. The program helps foster student leadership at Crenshaw High School and was the pool from which students were selected for the “Crenshaw2China” cultural exchange program.

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