The Gem Project Partners with MG Oania: Traveling Exhibit – DEFINE REAL BEAUTY

The Gem Project Partners with MG Oania Photography to bring: Traveling Exhibit & Awareness Showcase:  Define Real Beauty Campaign About  Our Awareness Showcase: The Gem Project awareness showcase or “traveling exhibit” of photography illustrates issues of our community.  It travels to different academic institutions, galleries,  and other venues for up to one week at a [...]

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The Gem Project: On Mezie Ihiagwa-Rebuilding Ihiagwa Secondary School - Education Overseas

The Gem Project: On Mezie Ihiagwa-Rebuilding Ihiagwa Secondary School – Education Overseas

When Paying It Forward Starts With Our Community Gem Project Team Message: Image: Chief Dr. Patience Onuoha On June 17- June 19, 2011 (Bronx, NY) – The Founder of The Gem Project, Inc., Amanda A. Ebokosia,  attended the Mezie Ihiagwa USA, Inc. fundraiser for the secondary school and community of Ihiagwa.  It is a town [...]

40,000 Educators Interviewed, Amazing Discoveries (Read Infographics)

Infographics by:Scholastic and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Our main website, www.thegemproject.org. This is just a subpage, the TEAM Blog. Tweet This Post

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4 Hours To Save 4 Million Lives

Facts: Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisations (GAVI) Funding and Current Conditions Today – Dave Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, hosts a summit for GAVI to fill the funding gap of $3.7 billion. There is a global shortage of over 3.5 million health care workers and services to help administer vaccines to children [...]

Inspirational Story of Alice Pyne: #alicebucketlist

Alice Pyne is more than a young girl who wishes to share her life’s experiences through her blog, while living in Ulverston, England. She has become an inspiration to many people throughout the world. She is just 15 years-old and is full of life. She wants to travel to Kenya, become a dolphin trainer, and [...]

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The Gem Project educates 150 youth about autism in 4 weeks at 5 different sites in Newark, NJ (PSA INCLUDED)

Video: The Gem Project PSA on autism was filmed by Brown70Films on April 17, 2011 on the Founder’s birthday. Background: April 2011, the Gem Project set out on a mission to educate at least 80 young children and adults about autism, through their interactive literacy program in one month. The lesson involved a reading from [...]

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Autism rates are rising, possible reasons on why

Autism has become a growing public health concern with a sudden 57% increase in cases since 2002, according to the center of disease control. It is more than just a developmental disorder that is affecting young children throughout their adulthood. It is impeding the way those affected communicate and socially interact with others. It is [...]

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Lead. Be Brazen–

  • “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank

Lead. Be Resilent–

  • “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

Lead. Be Strong–

  • “Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.” -Barack Obama