It's all about positive energy! Connecting the youth to the youth, and educating so that they have something to look forward to, especially the youth that's lost. That don't know what to do with their lives. I'm just bringing a little bit of light!
- Metta World Peace
Xcel University was founded in September 2007 by NBA star Ron Artest, now known as Metta World Peace. Xcel University works to encourage kids to further their education and also advocates for Mental Health Awareness and quality Mental Health Services.
Xcel University focuses its efforts on education by offering incentives and providing scholarships.
One of the main areas of focus for Xcel University is to promote mental health awareness, encourage conversation about mental health conditions, and advocate for access to quality mental health services for all.