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3-1-12 Mini Summit Event: Media Experts, Editors, & Published Writers Panel For Change with The Gem Project, Inc.

  The Gem Project Mini Writers and Media Summit  Benefit Overview: (Panel Info Web Link) On March 1, 2012, The Gem Project will host their mini writers and media summit, as part of their networking benefit series. The series expects to garner young professionals who wish to network with those who are interested in but [...]

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The Gem Project Public Speaking

The Gem Project Testimonials: Week of 2/13: On Our Public Speaking/ Speech Development Workshop & Debate Competitions

About:  The Gem Project started their public speaking  speech development workshops & debate competitions,  through their interactive 3 step literacy programs this month!   Visit the ‘Event Review’ category to see what it was like at different sites throughout Newark, New Jersey. For now, see what other educators/librarians, volunteers, and parents had to say about [...]

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2/6/12 update week

Gem Project News: Featured on The White House Blog & HELLOGiggles + New Website and Volunteer Opportunities

        It’s another week friends, supporters, and family.  Another week to change our world.- The Gem Project   Features:   Last week we were fortunate to have our efforts documented through the White House blog  and HelloGiggles. Our founder, Amanda A. Ebokosia, was first interviewed byJulia Gazdag who forward the notes to Alessandra Rizzotti, former child model [...]

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Lead. Be Brazen–

  • “The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funny bone and the wishbone that go with it.” – Elaine Agather

Lead. Be Resilent–

  • “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

Lead. Be Strong–

  • “Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right.” – Warren G. Bennis