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Education & Youth

Parent perspective: Navigating the public school system is challenging

I will continue to be on top of my kids to do well in school and I hope the school will do the same.

Youth Empowerment’s financial literacy class gives students a jump-start

The class helps middle- and high-school students understand the basics of personal finance – balancing a checkbook, budgeting, understanding credit cards and how to stay out of debt, and beginning to save early for retirement. 

Student perspective: The pandemic was rough, but we are resilient

If you ask a student like me how it feels like being placed on lockdown for a year and basically being forced to be independent and responsible for your own education whilst navigating the passageways of both young adulthood and high school I would tell you honestly it was hard, it was challenging, it was something different.

Parent perspective: School is back to normal, but students have fallen behind

"I wouldn’t say things are back to normal, in fact I don’t think we know what normal is anymore."

Tutoring program for 2nd-12th grade students

The African Leadership Group (ALG) is excited to kick off the 2022/2023 Tutoring Program on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 via ZOOM . This is a free access to the service for all community members with...

Afrik Impact kicks off with exuberant Youth Empowerment celebration

The African Leadership Group’s 2022 Afrik Impact Celebration kicked off July 29 with an exuberant Youth Empowerment celebration at the Denver Botanic Gardens, with the theme of “Growing up African in America.”

What Afrik Impact means to one young leader

I love Afrik Impact because it's like a special holiday that has an effect on everyone's heart and leaves them yearning for more. 

Parent perspective: A better school year for my kids

As a parent I’m happy my kids were able to go back into school and be in person for their learning.  I see the difference in my kids' learning compared to last year.

Parent article: Anne Attouah on return to in-person school

This year has been an improvement for my kids. In-person classes have made a huge difference.

ALG chosen for prestigious national initiative

The African Leadership Group has been chosen as one of 24 nonprofits from three states to take part in an initiative led by a philanthropic organization to “have a meaningful impact on K-12 students not just for short-term recovery but also for necessary long-term transformations of our education systems in service of equity.