ANNUAL CHARACTER SLIPPER DRIVE TOUR: First organized in 2012 by co-founder Melisa Brown. Tavon Mason and Melisa Brown collected slippers for newborns to 18 years old to surprise them at various children hospitals throughout the new year. Since 2012 the foundation have collected over 2,000 pairs of slippers.
SUMMER READING TOUR: Organized in 2014 by foundation coordinator Connie Pincione, our objective was to make reading and literacy popular to the youth again. We add the element of exercise along with reading to make it fun and we have added Tavon Masons children's book Tavon Does it All to our tours as well!
COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE NETWORK (CAN) WINTER DRIVE:We have partnered with the CAN organization for the past four years to bring joy and happiness to the families of the Eastern Resource Center and the West Side Mens Shelter. We collect coats and toiletries for the Mens shelter and supply the Women and childrens shelter with books, dinner and arts and crafts for the holidays.
HEALTHY SNACK DRIVE :Organized in May of 2016 by board member Annie Mcneil we wanted to supply the children who St. Vincents serviced throughout the summer with healthy snacks during camp. This is a initiative that we want to continue to give the children at various camps for the summer.
YOUTH COALITION OF THE GREATER NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH BACK TO SCHOOL DRIVE:A collaborative effort to supply the families of Baltimore City with school supplies and more for the start of the new school year. The back to school drive also provide resources for the parents and educational fun for the children.