Michael Blackson Is Building a School in His Hometown in Ghana Comedian Michael Blackson announced in an Instagram post that he is opening a school in the village where he grew up in Ghana as his way of giving back. He shared a video of the site under construction with the caption, Only thing that matters to me are the kids. Education can help them understand everything so I’m building them a school in my village. By the grace of God, they will be in class next year. What things are you doing to give back to your neighborhood?