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Give Local 757 - May 3, 2016

Help Us, Help Over 400 young girls per month Donate and Share Now! https://givelocal757.org/npo/walk-in-it-inc


Be A Part of the Largest Fundraising Event In Hampton Roads
 

Give Local 757 brings together our community to raise funds for local nonprofits and to increase awareness for their causes. On May 4, 2015 the event raised $430,000 in just 24 hours for 155 local nonprofits. (WALK IN IT INC raised $4k and this year with your help we are shooting for $8k) Give Local 757 received donations from every state in the country and from as far away as Hong Kong. On May 3, 2016, our goal is to raise $1,000,000 for 200 Hampton Roads nonprofits!


How it works...

For 24 hours, beginning at midnight on May 3rd, everyone can be a philanthropist by donating online or at any Langley Federal Credit Union branch to registered Give Local 757 nonprofits. Donations will be amplified with $45,000 in prizes! Choose a cause, give great and help us transform our community by supporting one or more of the 200+ Hampton Roads nonprofits.

 

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About

US

Walk In iT Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 organization dedicated to the empowerment of girls and women. Whether in the classroom, an after school club, a conference/retreat, or personal mentorship W.I.T is positively impacting the educational and social lives of its participants. 

Through a combination of practical life skills and empowering life improvement strategies, W.I.T is making a difference one step at a time. The organization is open to and supported by girls and women of all ages and races.

AboutUS

Currently serving over 320 girls in 13 schools per month, Ladies Of Distinction (LOD) is the most sought after program of WIT Inc. that helps young ladies discover and operate in their full potential with consistent meetings and open and honest dialogue. The engage in peer to peer conversation along with Lady Jennell and WIT sponsors motivating them to develop and maintain high self-esteem, healthy relationships, set high goals, and much more. This group also takes various exposure trips including an annual beach empowerment retreat which is always a highlight of the year.



Vision & Mission:

Vision:To see confident, healthy, holistic girls who fulfill their maximum potential in every area of their lives.

 

Mission: We encourage, empower, and equip girls to be holistically healthy and strong: educationally, emotionally, socially, and physically.

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Annual highlights include:

 

  • April Girl’s Empowerment Conference
  • Spring Break Beach Retreat
  • End of school year Banquet
  • May Mother and Daughter Brunch
  • Girls Summer Book Club
  • Run/Walk for WIT 3k Relay

You're too close to destiny to be distracted.

- Jennell Riddick

RECENT PROJECTS

R.E.D. For Parents

R.E.D. For Parents

Relationship Conference

Relationship Conference

Self-Esteem Stroll

Self-Esteem Stroll

Guest Celebrities

Guest Celebrities

Spring Beach House

Spring Beach House

Girls Conference

Girls Conference

Annual Gala

Annual Gala

OUR SERVICES

 

LOD After School

WIT Inc is privileged to have LOD in 12 public schools reaching over 300 young girls per month. LOD uses the time after school for 1-on-1 mentoring, self-esteem activities, and exposure trips.

 

Retreats & Workshops

From Spring Break Beach House Retreats to Annual Girls conference's the LOD experience sisterhood and self-esteem enhancing that transforms their lives.

 

R.E.D. Parent Support

Raising Excellent Daughters is parent support component of WIT that connects daughters and moms through sessions, meals, and exposure trips.

RECENT NEWS

  • 2016 Highlights

    2016 Highlights

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    Featured Lady of Distinction

    Featured Lady of Distinction

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    The LOD Motto

    The LOD Motto

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WHAT OUR LADIES HAVE TO SAY

  • My daughter has grown as an individual and a student as a result of Mrs. Jennell and the Ladies of Distinction after school program.

    - LOD Parent
  • I have learned so much and feel better about myself because I am in Ladies of Distinction. I now know that I am valuable and that I should guard my heart.

    - LOD Student
  • “It has awakened something in me.”

    WIT Conference Attendance
  • “I have definitely seen a positive change in my daughter since she has been in the program

    - LOD Parent
  • “Ladies of Distinction changed my idea of life and its possibilities, by pushing me to understand who I am.”

    - LOD Student
  • “The Ladies of Distinction program has made a tremendous impact on the students in our students in our school system…and there is quantifiable data to prove its success.”

    School Administrator

MEET OUR TEAM

Jennell W Riddick
Founder - Lead Mentor

LaTora Mathews
Director of Finance

Dorothy Blunt
Director of Advancement

Tora Sweat
Conference Coordinator

Alice Baxter
Director of Development

Rickeita Blunt
LOD Coordinator

Robin Jones
Membership Manager

Kelli Sweat
Dir of Communication

Also Meet:    Team of Dedicated Volunteers | Program Participants

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