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As the branches grow, a good structure should be established. BRANCHES programs focus on teens (14 and older). These programs enhance self-worth and provide the support needed to grow into mature healthy women. BRANCHES programs prioritize issues of resiliency, planning, cooperation and goal setting.

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Central High School
Newark, New Jersey

After school health program focused on fitness, dance, nutrition, cooking, Kemetic yoga and financial literacy.

Operation: 2011-2012 (ended)

Healthy Eating and Movement

  • Learn about healthy eating by working at a community garden.  Train for a 5k race.

Kemetic Yoga

  • Learn the history and fundaments of living a life of harmony.

Mental Health

  • Learn strategies for fostering confidence and self efficacy. A central goal is to reduce bullying as well as intrapersonal violence.

Sexual Health

  • Learn the fundamentals of good sexual health and healthy sexual decision-making.

Social Action

  • Volunteer weekly at a social action agency.

Mentorship

  • Meet monthly with entrepreneurial women in Finance, Arts, Science and Technology (FAST).
Barnabas Health
HealthCorps
American Heart Association

Dr. Janice Johnson Dias – info@grassrootscommunityfoundation.org

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The Early Middle College at Bennett College
Greensboro, North Carolina

After school health program focused on fitness, dance, nutrition, cooking, Kemetic yoga and financial literacy.

Operation: 2011-2012 (ended)

Entrepreneurial Center at Bennett College

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