Category Archives: Nonprofit Organization

Local Coalition Announces 2020 Scholarship Recipients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, June 17, 2020 NORTHERN VIRGINIA – The DMV Youth Leadership Coalition announced today the four recipients of its inaugural LEAD RIGHT Scholarship Awards.  The dollar amount for each individual award is $5,000, and this amount is … Continue reading

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Authentic Leaders Aren’t Born, They’re MADE

Toastmaster Dave Zieliniski writes in a November 2015 Toastmaster magazine article that “having the courage to be emotionally open and transparent is a key to being authentic in a leadership role. Authenticity makes you more trustworthy and approachable in any … Continue reading

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J. A. Faulkerson’s PLAYBOOK INSIGHT SERIES: Becoming a Reliable Friend

Hello, everyone. My name is J. A. Faulkerson, and I’m the author of Young Achiever Playbook: Planning to Achieve.  I released this book in early 2019 in hopes of giving adolescents and young adults some of the tools they will … Continue reading

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University of Maryland, College Park Youth Leadership Symposium Event Cancelled

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 29, 2019   Washington, D.C. – The DMV Youth Leadership Coalition announced today that its April 20, 2019 youth leadership symposium event at the University of Maryland, College Park Stamp Student Union has been cancelled … Continue reading

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DC Area Author Releases Young Achiever Playbook To Inspire America’s Youths

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 22, 2019 Northern Virginia – Author J. A. Faulkerson announced today the release of the first installment in his Young Achiever Playbook series. Young Achiever Playbook: Planning To Achieve offers adolescents and young adults practical … Continue reading

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Poor Mom Teaches Rich Mom What It Means To Be Successful

This video moved me because it succinctly encapsulates the message I share in Young Achiever Playbook: Planning To Achieve. A successful life should never be based on what you receive. It should be based on what you give.

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Planning To Achieve

How does one plan to achieve? Well, for starters, you have to see it to believe it.  After you have allowed the sight of your achievements to become real in your mind, you have to birth them into creation by … Continue reading

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How to Know When You’ve Found Your Purpose in Life | SuperSoul Sunday | Oprah Winfrey Network

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