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[Holiday Inspiration] Madison is a leader and her mom is one, too! by The Gem Project

On behalf of The Gem Project, we wish you and your family a joyful holiday season. We had plenty of wonderful news to share this year. We had great moments with our youth and young adults, shaping them into effective leaders, while improving their communities. Holiday Inspiration: It amazed us to find after participating in workshop of [...]

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The Gem Project teaches leadership styles & entrepreneurship at North Star Academy’s Career Day!

The Gem Project was recommended by one of our supporters — Ms. King,  who works for North Star Academy, to participate in their annual Career Day. Our founder joined several individuals on April 24, 2012 at North Star Academy in Newark, NJ. As retrieved from their literature that day, “North Star academy is a member of Uncommon [...]

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The Social Media Buzz: @ The Gem Project Mini “Write” Summit

The Gem Project Mini “Write” Summit: We highlighted and  raised funds for 4 organizations: The Gem Project, Inc., She’s The First, FP Youth Outcry Foundation, and The Miss Newark Pageant.  It was a great event  that  garnered the interest of many aspiring writers and social media mavens! Yes, everyone was tweeting with our event hashtag, [...]

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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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Lead. Be Brazen–

  • “What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured.” – Kurt Vonnegut

Lead. Be Resilent–

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

Lead. Be Strong–

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