No matter the perspective – donor, client, volunteer, employee – The Village is rich with success stories that inspire. Feel free to share the stories that touch you the most.
Davine struggled to stay active in the Family Financial Stability Initiative while she faced personal and family challenges, including a seizure disorder that stemmed from a domestic violence incident. But, with the help of her financial coach, Andrea, she stuck with it to reach her savings goal.
Maria Rodriguez has overcome numerous challenges during her young life. Recently, Maria shared her story with confidence at The Village's Girl Within Luncheon. “What I went through did not break
Between 5 and 7.5 million students - as much as 14 percent - are chronically absent in the United States each year. For low-income and minority students, the rate is often higher – up to 60 percent.
Eliah, a mother of three, realizes her dream of obtaining a high school diploma.
Rachel Bailey, now a student at Post University, talks about her struggle with depression and the program at The Village that finally helped her.
A former runaway and high school dropout, Mia Fontaine survived childhood sexual abuse and is now a Georgetown University graduate, bestselling author and national speaker.
A victim of bullying, Tyler began acting out in school. The Village's Extended Day Treatment program helped him cope with tough feelings and get back on track.