Tag Archives: Today’s Honoree

Author and Podcast Host Dr. Dennis Gregory is Today’s Honoree

Dr. Gregory, first and foremost, is a man of FAITH. In that light, he has dedicated his life to articulating an entirely new vision for the future of urban education grounded in the Word of God. The General Gregory Podcast is … Continue reading

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Mental Health Advocate and Author Achea Redd is Today’s Honoree

In early 2016, Achea Redd was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. After hiding her condition out of fear and shame, Achea quickly realized it was only getting worse, affecting her physically to the point of a nervous breakdown. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Author and Journalist Iris Dorbian is Today’s Honoree

Leah is a sweet, sensitive 15-year-old girl who loves Taylor Swift, binge-watching reality TV and just wants to get through the rest of junior high without any trouble. At least that was the plan. When the school bully pushes Leah … Continue reading

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The Dog Lady of Mexico Alison Sawyer is Today’s Honoree

The dream of a slower-paced life on an idyllic island was shattered the minute Alison Sawyer Current got a glimpse of the neglected cats and dogs on the island of Isla Mujeres, Mexico. Instead, to date, Alison and a handful … Continue reading

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BUMI Founder Thérèse Ilunga is Today’s Honoree

Thérèse Ilunga was born in Kabozia, a remote village in DRC. She was one of 12 children and the eldest of eight girls in her family. Her parents insisted they attend school, so Thérèse walked more than seven miles a … Continue reading

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Global Foundation For Children With Hearing Loss Founder Paige Stringer is Today’s Honoree

In 2009, Paige established Global Foundation For Children With Hearing Loss (GFCHL) to help provide children ages 0-6 who are deaf or hard of hearing with access to locally based early identification, intervention expertise and services during the most critical years of … Continue reading

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We Cancerve Movement Founder Grace Callwood is Today’s Honoree

Grace E. G. Callwood, age 15, is the founder and chairwoman of the board of advisors for the We Cancerve Movement, a foundation that creates giving opportunities that can be supported by the community, especially youth in the community, to … Continue reading

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