We must awake everyday and remind ourselves who we are and where we are going. Regardless of the conditions, circumstances or situations, we must affirm our best qualities and our highest vision. Everyday through newspapers, television, radio and even daily conversations we are bombarded with negative, destructive messages.
Its our job to overcome this assault on our self esteem and self image as individuals and as a people. We must start with the first the thought of the blessings we…Continue
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Sometimes our greatest challenges turn out to be the greatest catalyst for change in our lives. Adversity can be misinterpreted, obstacles can be misunderstood and problems that initially cause confusion in our lives can later bring clarity.
When I saw this quote, I thought…Continue
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Philadelphia Youth Leadership Recruitment
Philadelphia, PA - The Family and Community Support Center is now taking candidates for the Philadelphia Youth Leader Council.…
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Everytime one of my children celebrate an accomplishment, I celebrate.
Everytime one of nieces or nephews celebrate an achievement, I celebrate.
Everytime one of my friends, co-workers' or colleagues children graduate, get a great job, move in greatness, I celebrate.
I celebrate because inside its feels like I am doing it. But more than that, It feels we as a family and as a people are returning to greatness. My baby girl would come to me and say…Continue
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Philadelphia, PA - Contestants from across the United States will be coming to Philadelphia for The National Miss Black America Pageant at the Temple University on Saturday, August 16th . The gala includes a VIP Reception for Media and VIP tickets at six pm and the Pageant will begans at 8pm in Mitten Hall.
Founded in 1968 by J. Morris Anderson, the Miss Black America system was developed to reverse the negative propaganda of the Black woman and her role…Continue
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Connecting to the Connector?
Today’s blog is dedicated to my fellow Community liaisons, Community engagers, Community Connectors, Community mobilizers and coordinators. We are all engaged in establishing relationships within various communities. This article will provide you with a key ingredient…
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Thought for Today: One of the greatest challenges in life is accepting change. Knowing when it's the right time to let go and move on and the right time to stand…Continue
On April 19th, 2014, an amazing event took place. For the third year in a row, the Philadelphia Youth Leadership Council produced a powerful experience that impacted Philadelphia youth in a sensational way.…Continue
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For the third year in a row, the Philadelphia Youth Leadership Council has created an amazing event that will impact the lives of Philadelphia Youth.
The Next Level Leaders" the 3rd Annual Youth Engagement Conference is scheduled for Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 8:30-3:30 pm at the Temple Learning Center and Education Facility, 2450 W. Hunting Park Avenue.
The conference will focus on teen challenges and interests including:…Continue
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Time is precious. The minutes of our day are the building blocks of our lives.
There are 1,440 minutes in each day. We spent about 480 minutes of our day sleeping and another 480 minutes working. About 180 minutes eating and another 180 minutes preparing for work and traveling to and from work. This leaves about 3 hours a day to devote to pursuing your goals. If you watch TV or play video games you have…Continue
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When you look in the mirror do you see a reflection or a projection? Is your self image based upon how you would like to be or is it based upon other people’s opinion of you? Is your self esteem based upon what others think of you or is based upon how you feel about yourself?
Our current perception of ourselves is more based upon our conditioning and our conditions…Continue
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Every now and then you must go to the mountaintop alone. Sit, meditate, pray and evaluate your purpose, direction and projection. A meeting of your Self with your mind. An inner conversation with a higher power.
This initiates a connection between your unconsciousness and your awareness. This is the place you realign…Continue
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Today make it about the Team. U plus S - US. Ask for their opinion, ask for insight and ask for help. T.E.A.M means Together Each Achieves More. This includes your work Team, your Family Team, your Community Team. The Team you have in place to help your child be successful. You plus teachers, plus mentors, plus tutors, plus peer group plus doctor, etc.
No one makes it on their own. If someone told you they did-they lied. Everyone who has made it in America and continues to make…
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