On April 14, the Atlanta Hawks took on the Charlotte Bobcats at Philips Arena. But the night wasn’t just about basketball—it was also a way to recognize the success of our 2014 graduating seniors by acknowledging their academic achievement in a very public way. The event really began on March 28, when Atlanta Hawks mascot […]
Give The Gift of Literacy This Holiday Season!
Making Heroes out of Our Learning and Teen Center Students
There’s nothing quite like the connection made when reading to a child. The connection is even more meaningful when the reader is reading his or her own book. That simple thought drove a new activity for students at our Learning and Teen Centers: writing and illustrating their own books-then reading them to pre-K children at […]
Summer is OVER! Reef House Celebration @ Brady Recreation Center/Baseball Field – August 2nd
Staff, students, and families will have the opportunity to participate in games and activities to end summer camp with a bang! There will be a basketball game between the Teen Center and the Learning Center. Join us! The event will last from 12-4 pm.
Teenage Pregnancy Month – Testimonials Part 3
I found out I was pregnant when I was 16 years old I had my baby when I just turned 17. I didn’t imagine the huge responsibility there is to have a baby. My baby daddy was happy when he found out I was pregnant because he didn’t imagine how expensive babies are! I got […]
Crazy 4 College & Careers – April 27th
College 4 Careers will attend a College Readiness and Career Pathway Summit through Usher’s New Look Foundation held at Morehouse College. The students will learn about strategic methods in applying to colleges and universities – led by admissions counselors, become acquainted with 21st Century skills identified as indicators for success and business leaders and institutions […]