Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Brittany L. Bridges
Inspiration / Scholarship Program

Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Brittany L. Bridges

This is the first of a profile series written by Social Media Coordinator Michelle Vergara that showcases the Project Inspire Scholarship winners. Brittany Bridges is a senior at the University of Central Florida (UCF) majoring in Health Services Administration and minoring in Mass Communications. She will graduate in Spring 2016 and plans on going to nursing … Continue reading

Teaching our youth about respect and body image
About Project Inspire / Inspiration / Youth, Education, Empowerment & the Arts Program

Teaching our youth about respect and body image

Project Inspire (PI) has proactively taken a creative approach to combating bullying and ensuring our youth know what it is to love others and themselves. This past summer, PI partnered with Suited for Success, in Suitland, MD, to present at its Summer Performing Arts Camp, Polished & Empowered “Creating Young Ladies of Distinction.” During a … Continue reading

Reflections from our founder on a visit to her high school alma mater
Inspiration / Youth, Education, Empowerment & the Arts Program

Reflections from our founder on a visit to her high school alma mater

Every year, I go back to my roots. I take some time to visit my high school alma mater and speak to students there. I stop them in the hallway, I visit classrooms, I catch them outside, and we talk about college, career, goal-setting and life in general. This past December 2013, I spoke to … Continue reading

Project Inspire empowers youth of Worthy Girls, Worthy Lives
Youth, Education, Empowerment & the Arts Program

Project Inspire empowers youth of Worthy Girls, Worthy Lives

Project Inspire recently completed a project with youth through the combination of empowerment and the performing arts to uplift their spirits and inspire self-confidence in Baltimore, MD. These young ladies had the invaluable opportunity to experience that joy and self-confidence so many of our youth yearn for. An organization called Worthy Girls, Worthy Lives hosted … Continue reading

Honoring 8 years of college fund recipients
Scholarship Program

Honoring 8 years of college fund recipients

For the past eight years, the Daphne L. Charles Auxiliary Fund has been making educational attainment more than a reality for many young women.   Starting out as a personal annual donation to deserving students, the fund has since transformed into a full-fledged scholarship program.  Let us honor these women, some of whom have since graduated from … Continue reading