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RI Students Get Together, Building Leadership and Affecting Change

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Students from Juanita Sanchez Educational Complex came together and, on the other side of Rhode Island, Dunns Corner Community Church Presbyterian hosted more students.  All coming together to increase understanding of themselves and others, to make positive changes in the RI community, and to build leadership and life skills.

Prior to students’ arrival Michael set the challenge. “What are we hoping to accomplish? We hope to show how people from different communities can work together cooperatively.”

Nkoli Onye, Principal of Juanita Sanchez Educational Complex, said of the ...

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Michael visits Brown Suga Radio

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Mike spent some time chatting with Brown Suga Radio about some of the opportunities he’s had, and how much hard work and persistence can help.

Check out the interview at https://breaker.audio/e/8532121

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Speak Out To Reach Out Tour hits Rhode Island

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Speak Out To Reach Out Tour hits Rhode Island

The Michael Walton Foundation and its flagship program ‘Speak Out to Reach Out’ hit Rhode Island like a vengeance! The tour kicked off its annual event with a Silent Auction Luncheon hosted by the Foundation and the ‘Teen Team’ youth group followed by a Youth Rally. The rally was attended by teens, parents and community leaders. “What a great event! I loved every minute of it”, said Westerly Town Manager Derrick Kennedy. For the next two days, the panelists for ...

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High Achiever Korey Carter Selected for Exchange Program

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Michael Walton Foundation high school “High Achiever’s” member Korey Carter has been chosen for the TOMODACHI U.S. Japan Youth Exchange Program!

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Raven Goodwin’s Interview from the Youth Empowerment Forum

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Actress Raven Goodwin gave a live interview from the Michael Walton Foundation Youth Empowerment Forum. Check it out here!

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Kenny Lattimore & Raven Goodwin Participate In Youth Forum

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Kenny Lattimore & Raven Goodwin Participate In Youth Forum

Actress Raven Goodwin and Recording Artist Kenny Lattimore joined Michael for a youth forum and workshop on February 12th. After the native Washingtonians shared with students about success and community a student shared her feelings on dreams and success.

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