Category archive: News

New Orleans Youth Engage in Arts and Music

As local schools come to a close for the 2016-2017 school year our programs, Clark Creative Minds (CCM) and Maturing Champions in Treme′ thru Extended Learning (MCTEL) are also drawing to a close. This month, CCM students have started to turn their ideas into tangible products which includes hand painted art pieces, tie-dye clothing, desserts…

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Resident Spotlight: Ms. Falaofut Satele

In this month’s resident spotlight, we visit the Alice Griffith community in San Francisco to chat with Alice Griffith Tenant Board President Ms. Falaofut Satele.

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Alecia Leonard now Regional Director at Urban Strategies

Alecia Leonard has been promoted to Regional Director of Urban Strategies Inc. In this role, Alecia will lead sites in the Northern Region. She is also responsible for the implementation of Urban’s performance management system LEARN. Please read more in the press release. 

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Field trips and floats in New Orleans

As we move into our spring semester, Maturing Champions in Treme′ thru Extended Learning (MCTEL) continues to engage students in intentional after school programming which includes homework help and cultural and physical enrichment. One of the most recent activities that we facilitated with youth was a float decorating contest which marked the beginning of Mardi…

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Isaac Dozier now Regional Vice President

Isaac Dozier has been promoted to regional vice president of Urban Strategies. In his new role, Dozier is responsible for operations in Missouri and California, as well as new business development. Prior to his promotion, he was regional director for West Coast operations. Congratulations Isaac! Read the full press release.

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Resident Spotlight: Lisa Conrad

  In this month’s community and resident spotlight, we visit Memphis’ Foote Homes community to speak with Ms. Lisa Conrad.

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