Growing Leadership

Growing Leadership

Dalia Place Southeast Raleigh Promise Do you believe the old adage “They’re a natural born leader”?  As the oldest of six, you can imagine how many times this has been referenced in regards to my leadership skills.  Although I agree my birth order has had some effect...
“Where did Southeast Raleigh Promise Come From?”

“Where did Southeast Raleigh Promise Come From?”

One of the questions I’m asked most is, “Where did Southeast Raleigh Promise Come From?”. For many, the question is as clear as it is asked—but for another many, there is a subtext.  Who is funding you?  WHY are they doing it?  Who do you answer to?  So, this month, I...
By The Community For The Community

By The Community For The Community

Entrepreneurship is critical to the vitality of the local economy and a resource for community health and well-being. Creating a culture of entrepreneurship among community residents generates empowerment within the communities in which they live. You could actually...
Welcome Jennifer Castillo to Southeast Raleigh Promise

Welcome Jennifer Castillo to Southeast Raleigh Promise

Jennifer is returning to graduate school for a Master’s in Social Work (with a certificate in family life coaching) because as much as she loves first generation college students, she also loves being in and with the community; social work offers the opportunity to...