We spent some time today learning how to establish short-term and long-term goals. We developed a master plan for ourselves. Our goals won’t just happen – we need to work toward them. Every day we look at positive affirmations to help us focus on our goals. Affirmations help us to keep our goals in mind.
Taratibu Youth Association (TYA) joins more than 4,400 approved organizations recognized by the Combined Federal Campaign of the National Capitol Area (CFCNCA). The campaign gives federal employees an opportunity to designate organizations that align with needs they feel are most important when making charitable contributions. “The Combined Federal Campaign is the nation’s largest and most
Taratibu Youth Association brought its unique form of dance and song to Martha’s Vineyard this summer with Jones-Haywood Dance School. After a performance culminating several weeks of instruction, the girls were pictured on the front page of the local Martha’s Vineyard newspaper! The performance was a collaboration between Taratibu Youth Association and Jones-Haywood Dance School,
Young Leaders United, SHINA Inc, and TYA hold successful shoe campaign to benefit Bugorora Primary School
During our trip to Tanzania, we visited the Bugorora Primary School. One of our partner organizations, Shina, Inc., generously donated school uniforms for the children. We noticed that many of the children did not have shoes to wear. So we made a decision. We made a plan to organize a shoe campaign to benefit the children at the
We took a break from rehearsal today to discuss an important challenge that we deal with every day: the negative portrayal of black youth. So where does this portrayal come from and how can we overcome it? This weekend we brought in an expert on the subject, who we all know as Baba Ben. His
Everybody involved in Taratibu Youth Association came together for our second Leadership Retreat at the Hilton hotel in Alexandria, Virginia. The theme of this year’s retreat was engage, encourage, and empower. The retreat opened on Friday, March 30 and closed on Sunday, April 1, 2012. Throughout the retreat we participated in learning sessions about leadership.