Sister in Heart
Assist women ages 15-21 and their children to work toward self-sufficiency by granting funds to help with expenses such as food, gas and electric, bus fare, rent, clothing for children, and furniture stipends, to name a few. DotK also connects these young women to additional resources in the community that will enable them toward self-sufficiency. DotK hopes to decrease the chances for unemployment, eviction, and loss of children to the foster care system due to lack of financial resources.
The TJP Program is a DotK initiative/mentor program designed to provide strategies to overcome obstacles and to build self-esteem in young girls ages 12-17 years old. Introduction to sponsored cultural activities and mentorship programs to help provide guidance in accomplishing goals and dreams.
At Mamere's Haven, vulnerable young teen families receive resources and support to help them make a successful transition to financial independence and self-sufficiency within two years. Our residents have access to a comprehensive care that not only addresses their immediate housing and living needs, but also prepares them for a successful career, stable family life, and confident future. The goal of Maria’s Haven as a transitional home that provides each mother and child their own private room unit with shared kitchen and community living areas. All residents have access to our supportive services, in addition to 24-hour supervision, support and care.
Personal developmental program that teaches teen mothers skills in the areas of parenting, self-esteem development, financial management and wellness issues.
Provides women who have experienced challenges in life a toolbox of rich weekly prepared lessons that ignites immediate change to everyday life situations to include personal, physical & financial situations and providing strategies to live their lives intentionally.
Successful Sisterhood Accountability Group
The Accountability Group meets once a month for a total of 6 months. This group is offered bi- annually.
The participants of the group will be provided individual and personalized strategies that creates direct, intentional goal implementation.