In one struggling neighborhood, these young people started the process of bringing life back to their community’s shared story.
When kids are set up to achieve greatness, the entire community wins.
"This bold initiative has the potential to change the course of women’s health and, in turn, humankind.”
The garden is a perfect place for taking a moment to breathe and calm down, which helps the body reset.
“Even when something seems out of reach, don’t ever stop reaching for it. Be insistent, consistent, and don’t ever give up.”
"The all-girl environment really gives them that safe, supportive space where they are free from the social pressures of a co-ed environment."
“This is a winner in so many different ways. When you think about kids and think about their needs, this is an obvious one.”
“My world lit up when one of the little shoppers exclaimed, ‘All of this is making me feel so special.’ This is the sole reason why our organization exists.”
“My goal in life is to change the dialogue about how we talk about youth in America. This breaks down the walls. We are here to make change.”
"Civics prepares you to be a better citizen, and better citizens produce better results for all our lives."
“We don't want people to perceive this as a Democrat or Republican or Independent or any other party issue. It's a kids' issue and it should concern all of us."