I Am That Lady is a nonprofit group devoted to constructing vanity and management functionality in ladies from 8 to 18. Our program helps the achievement of bodily, psychological, social, emotional, non secular, and financial success. Our group engages ladies in interactive studying experiences designed to construct vanity and robust management that can assist ladies dwell a phenomenal life in and out. All ladies go away understanding that they’re Gifted. Necessary. Resilient. Cherished.
Our basis began in September 2017.
Being in Schooling for 27 years, our teenagers are going through distinctive challenges. Life is usually exhausting to do by yourself and there are few folks that assist us develop which may typically result in teenagers making poor selections. Having a task mannequin or somebody that may assist lead you in the appropriate path can go a great distance. I wish to see younger ladies construct robust confidence inside themselves and have the management functionality to be and do something they need in life.
I Am That Lady is a program designed to assist younger women in the neighborhood attain full potential. Mentoring classes are supplied, dialogue subjects on battle decision amongst teenagers, how you can determine and deal with bullying conditions, how you can elevate vanity, and how you can flip self-doubt into self-love. This stuff will assist the women develop management and social abilities, amongst different abilities.
As a younger teenager, I used to be surrounded by individuals who love me, however not sufficient individuals who pushed me to do my easiest. I used to be child with glorious grandparents who typically informed me to do greater than they did after they had been my age, however they didn’t have the schooling or assets to verify I did. Their encouragement and love had been all I had, however they decided with no shadow of doubt that I used to be going to school. From school to the place I’m right now has been most rewarding, however I typically puzzled if I had somebody that challenged me, that tracked my path, that pushed me to my highest potential, the place I’d be right now. Even with all that I’ve achieved, I nonetheless don’t really feel as if I’ve reached my highest self but. The very best is but to come back.One in all my focuses and group initiatives is our H.O.P.E drive, Hygiene & Different Private Care Necessities. There are various days that I break up fights or sit with younger ladies and watch them cry as a result of their vanity has been crushed. They don’t have the necessities wanted for on a regular basis life. They’re being picked on and being informed they stink as a result of they lack deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, physique wash, and so on.
Yearly I do a H.O.P.E. Bag give away. These are luggage donated by varied group individuals which can be full of every part a younger woman will want from hygiene merchandise to lip gloss. For the previous 12 months we’ve got given out over 200 luggage to ladies in our group. On Nov. 17, 2022, we will probably be giving out the luggage. It will likely be a Mom/Daughter Night time Out.