Classroom Champions


Classroom Champions is an international award winning technology based education and mentorship non-profit/charity that has mentored more than 19,000 students across the U.S., Canada, and parts of Latin America and the Caribbean. This first-of-its-kind organization was founded in 2009 by Steve and his sister, Dr. Leigh Parise (Phd – Education/Social Policy). More than 80 Olympians, Paralympians, and Olympic Medalists have mentored students over the course of entire school years resulting in measured improvements in student academic outcomes and socio emotional skills.

Classroom Champions is a CRA federally registered charity in Canada and an IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in the United States. Donations are tax deductible. Visit for more information on supporting charitable efforts across North America.