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“Project Blossom” is a youth mentoring program developed and sponsored by the Commissioner Bruce Holmes Youth Foundation (CBHYF). The program was established to enhance and promote leadership development, achievement, and success in mentees 6th through 12th grade. The program follows a group mentoring model wherein students are divided into grade levels, with each group participating in age appropriate activities. The groups are categorized by grade levels, hover over icons below to see which level your child qualifies for:
“Project Blossom’s” Goal is to grow and always be so awesome, every day in every way, watch our young ladies just Blossom!
The program seeks to expose mentees to activities which promote the pursuit of higher education, positive self-esteem, artistic and cultural intelligence, and positive interaction between our youth and the adult community.
Through group mentoring, “Project Blossom” challenges mentees to excel by consistently exposing them to successful, alternative ways of living.
The program raises the standard of excellence and expectation among our participants; promotes a climate of cultural enhancement through workshops such as business etiquette and public speaking; and mobilizes the adult community to give back by serving as mentors and coaches.
“Project Blossom” will run concurrently with the Henry County School year calendar. Each month on the 2nd and 4th Saturday participants in the program will gather for a 2 hour mentoring/enrichment workshop. On occasion the sessions will be longer due to field trips and other activities.
Mentors and mentees will assemble as a group and explore a specific tenet each month. The activity for the first meeting of the month will consist of a field trip, activity, or speaker. During the second meeting the mentors and mentees will divide into group settings to discuss points from the previous meeting.
B – Believe in YOURSELF in every way
L – Live life to the fullest day by day
O – Overcome all obstacles that you may see
S – Strive to be the best that you can be
S – Stay focused on what’s positive and important too
O – Offer assistance & be open minded when you do
M – Motivation, always (let this be your creed)
For yourself & your teammates as well to SUCCEED!!!
Individuals desiring information on “Project Exposure” should email
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