I am Director for The Foster & Banks Walk in Faith Foundation which is a social services organization specializing in providing targeted programs, services and support for “at-risk” children, adolescents and young…"
I am Director for The Foster & Banks Walk in Faith Foundation which is a social services organization specializing in providing targeted programs, services and support for “at-risk” children, adolescents and young adults experiencing crisis, and those with developmental or learning disabilities.The Foundation also offers support and services to the families of these children to help create more positive and functional family systems. Further, the Foundation provides links to community resources and will in the near future provide in-house support for families with “at-risk” or developmentally challenged children.
We have an upcoming college prep workshop in March and a Wealth building workshops and career exploration seminar for parents in April, and many other outreach events and fundraisers throughout the year.
We have partnered with Budlong Elementary School and Lou Dantzler Charter Prepatory Elementary School. We have also partnered withThe Hoop Foundation, Rooted For Life, a mentoring non profit organization, Living Advantage, a Foster Care non profit organization, and the Grades Of Green, environment awareness program.With these partnerships we have created a Motivational Program that we have implemented to begin with local elementary, middle, and high schools. Speakers from all careers and fields come out and encourage and motivate students to achieve and we would love to have you come out to encourage library use for our students.
We also have implemented the Grades of Green Environmental program at both elementary schools and run free after school enrichment programs on Tuesdays and Thursdays and would love to promote and share your events with our students and parents.Thank you for your time and consideration.
Join leading minority business enterprise expert Denise Burgess, president and general manager of multimillion-dollar construction services firm Burgess Services, for a presentation on expanding your business following Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certification. Denise Burgess’ expertise in small business has helped her Denver-based company secure contracts locally and nationally, as well as with government and private entities. RSVP by January 3rd by emailing…See More
Join us on Sat, Dec. 7th (12-6pm) for the CITYstage Holiday Showcase"Support the arts while you shop!"@Leanna Lin's Wonderland 5024 Eagle Rock Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90041www.LeannaLinsWonderland.comJOIN IN THE FESTIVITIES WITH US!This event is free and open to the…See More
"sorry for the repeat as this is another of my thoughts about the experience of homelessness:
HOMELESS BASICS IN EVERY AMERICAN CITY
May I remind America of the levels in this progressing world call Homelessness
Downtown cities are…"
"LOOKIN' FOR A BUSINESS VENTURE?
There is a new business today
Contrary to yesterday
Such is due
To a growing homeless American crew
They are provided places to brood
Eat less than nutritional food
Sleep in areas unfit for people…"
Everyone knows that parents are a child's first teacher and their most important advocate. That's why parents' voices are vital to the conversation about how to improve our schools. Parents have the power to mold their children from the time they are born and demand what their children need to succeed. Unfortunately, the dialogue around parent participation has become too often polarized, with extreme rhetoric and personal attacks overshadowing what's important: getting every child into a…See More
Celebrate the season with delicious treats and holiday specials for the annual Holiday event in the Culver Village from 5-8pm on December 10, 2013. There will be holiday entertainment as well as free Santa photos (with 50 holiday cards included) at the Samy’s Camera lot. The Village businesses will be spreading holiday cheer…
Join BrittiCares International, a 501 (C) (3) nonprofit as they host their 7th Annual Give Life for Christmas Blood Drive. Co-hosted by actor Nadji Jeter from the hit film Grown Ups, the blood drive will include live performances, face painting, raffle giveaways, free food for donors and an appearance by the man of the hour, Santa Claus. According to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles’ the holiday seasons are their slowest time for blood donations. BrittiCares is seeking to change that this season…See More
Celebrate the season of goodwill at the annual Culver City Downtown Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration, presented by the Downtown Business Association and the City of Culver City. See Santa Claus as he makes a very special visit all the way from the North Pole. There will be hot cider, hot…
Your L.A. tradition! Perfect for the whole family, more than 20 music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures of Los Angeles celebrate the season during this free, three-hour holiday show. Even the parking underneath the Music Center is free. West LA-based companies include Ate9 dANCEcOMPANY, directed by former Batsheva dancer Danielle Agami; Invertigo Dance Theatre, performing “Mishpachah” (Hebrew for “family”), a dance portraying…