A RealTalk ATL Ambassadors Community Service Project, our ambassadors are collecting, sorting, shipping and distributing books to students of all ages in Africa. Books for Africa's goal is to end the book famine in Africa. … [Read more...] about REALTALK ATL ASSIST BOOKS FOR AFRICA!
Created by Glen Hordges, Reef House Teen Center Lead Teacher. … [Read more...] about Highlights of 2012-2013 Reef House Teen Center Programming!
Bria Jackson graduated from Banneker High School with honors. She will attend the University of Georgia. Elexus Hutchins graduated from Banneker High School with honors. She will attend Georgia State University. Chinelo Egbosiuba graduated from Banneker High School at the top of her class with honors. She will attend the University of Georgia. Hannah Watkins graduated from Banneker High School with honors. She will attend Georgia Southern University. Ta'Laisja Gilliam graduated from Westlake High School. She will attend Valdosta State University. Vanae Soloman, Zykera McKnight, and ShaMarcus Johnson graduated from Banneker High School. Vanae will attend … [Read more...] about 2013 Graduate Highlight – Part Two
Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Assistant General Manager, Sacramento Kings, 36 - Philanthropy, Role Model, Legacy - As a poverty-stricken youth who grew up in Atlanta, I am committed to leaving a legacy of philanthropy. Future Foundation is my small contribution to fighting poverty in our community. My vision is to enhance and expand Future Foundation so more metro-Atlanta youth have the support they need to overcome poverty and build stronger families and ultimately communities. Help us nurture role models for the next generation by investing in the future of our youth today. How will you prepare to stand out? … [Read more...] about DAY 24 of 24 DAYS OF PREPARING TO STAND OUT AGAINST POVERTY!
Larica Luckett, Youth Developer, 27 - Listen, Patience, Diligence - I will prepare to stand out by first being a listening ear to all my students and understanding their needs versus creating needs for them. I will be patient because change happens gradually; it is not something that can occur over night. Lastly, I will be diligent and consistent in making a better tomorrow for our present and future foundation. How will you prepare to stand out? … [Read more...] about Day 13 of 24 Days of Preparing To Stand Out Against Poverty
Afi G., Senior at Grady HS, 18 (top left) - You Are Amazing! - I prepare to stand out against poverty by doing whatever I can to support and help those in need and let hem know they are not alone and can do anything they aspire to do. Lindsey C., Junior at Shiloh HS, 16 (top right)- Empower, Lead, Guide - I prepare to stand out by empowering and guiding my community on a path to better living. By being a leader I would set standards for my community to strive for and hold others responsible to so that our environments support healthy well-being for all. Natalie M., Senior at Hapeville Charter Career Academy, 18 (bottom left) - Empower, Motivate, Educate - As a RealTalk ATL Ambassador, … [Read more...] about RealTalk ATL Ambassadors Stand Out: Day 11 of 24 Days of Preparing To Stand Out Against Poverty