2017 Youth Career Expo(May 12, 2017)
D&J Empowerment Group was invited by Project G.A.I.N to participate in the 2017 Youth Expo. The expo provided information on potential education, volunteer and career opportunities for the local youth. D&J Co-Founder Durale Harper provided a very powerful and impactful speech. It helped empower those in attendance to strive for excellence and have a bigger purpose.
Back To School Bash(July 28th, 2017)
The Back To School Bash Committee hosted their 2nd Annual Back to School Bash in Hugo, OK on July 28.
They provided backpacks and supplies to kids starting with elementary through high school. They had activities for the kids, food and more.
D&J Empowerment Group was part of the event doing a give away. Upcoming Seniors and those who just recently graduated submitted a 500 word essay to have the opportunity to win a laptop. Deadline for submissions was be July 21st.
The students who submitted essays and were chosen to win the 4 laptops were:
We want to say congratulations to the 4 winners and we hope that the laptops will help in your future educational endeavors
Below you will see the flyer for the Laptop Giveaway. Essay questions and contact info was provided as shown