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Cherinna

Baltimore, MD, United States / Health

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A loan helped fund the purchase of educational intervention kits, hire effective teachers, mentors, and fitness instructors who will provide services to Baltimore City Youth.


Cherinna's story

I am a special educator of 6 years and mental health therapist of 3 years, who has experience working with students with disabilities in Baltimore. Upon working with students with disabilities, the needs for additional enrichment services after school and during the summer was prevalent. I decided to take my savings and develop a program that not only targets children with disabilities, but also children who are struggling with emotional and learning needs. I Figured that if a child provided with Tri services (counseling, education, fitness) that these services will address the mind, body, and spirit of each child. My goal is to meet the unique needs of each child, which will help increase confidence, motivation, and self-sufficiency.