PARTNER OF THE MONTH: TK Foundation
Circle Me is a program within the TK Foundation with the mission of improving the social, moral, physical and metal well being of young teens. It imparts information and skills that educate and promote leadership, accountability, health wellness and a well rounded productive and happy citizen. The aim is to circle the individual with love and enrich his/her quality of life. The goal is to ensure that every teen reach their highs potential. “ME” is in the program name to solidify the power of healing and learning to be accountable for “me”, so that all participants can ultimately be able to help others.
Program goals include:
Articulation, speech and conversing skills for the 21st century.
Do’s and Dont’s: What’s appropriate and what’s not
Engaging & empowering, young ladies and young men to face life changes.
Preparation, embracing and jump starting into higher education.
Health & Wellness:
Healthy and active lifestyle.
Over the last 3 years, The TK Foundation has implemented Circle Me and community outreach events at the Wilbert Davis Belmont Heights Boys & Girls Club. Along with Cirlce Me, volunteers and mentors host a number of annual events that benefit the youth and families, including:
Back to School Bash – An event in early August where over 100 bags are filled with school supplies to prepare Club Members for a successful academic year.
Thanksgiving Dinner Celebration – More than 100 turkey dinner packages are delivered to the families at the Club.
TK Pro Skills Basketball Camp – A two day Pro skills basketball camp with numerous basketball players.
Circle Me Mentee Program – A monthly mentorship program where Club Members are paired up with volunteers to gain tutoring assistance and guidance.
We are proud to feature the TK Foundation and the Circle Me program as our Partner of the Month and look forward to what the future holds!