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Healthier Boynton Awards $33,000 to Help Caregivers

Healthier Boynton Awards $33,000 to Help Caregivers - Palm Beach Post News
Posted on May 21, 2019 

"Cassondra Corbin-Thaddies, president and co-founder of Connect to Greatness, said the mini-grant of $5,000 her organization received will help middle school-aged youth gain experience in respite care."

ABC 25 WPBF NEWS | Connecting young black men to greatness: A mother’s calling

Connecting young black men to greatness: A mother’s calling

ABC 25 WPBF NEWS by Ron Burke

Memory for Memory donates ten computers to Connect to Greatness, Inc.
Keiser University West Palm Beach campus student Cassondra Corbin-Thaddies

Funfare Fall 2018 Magazine: Boynton Beach-Connect to Greatness, Inc.

MDR Education | Empower Teachers as They Create Student-Centered Learning Environments

Empower Teachers as They Create Student-Centered Learning Environments

By Cassondra-Corbin Thaddies, National Curriculum Specialist, McGraw-Hill Education

Keiser University West Palm Beach campus student Cassondra Corbin-Thaddies

Keiser University Student Realizes Dream of Founding Non-Profit
Posted on October 12, 2018 on Seahawk Nation, West Palm Beach Campus News

Keiser University West Palm Beach campus student Cassondra Corbin-Thaddies recently founded Connect to Greatness, a nonprofit to support African American males.

Palm Beach Post- Connect to Greatness Instilling pride in young black men

Palm Beach Post, Local News - Connect to Greatness: Instilling pride in young black men 

" We have created a safe space and engage African-American/black men from the community who have committed to showing up and leading the effort for African-American/black boys to feel validated, listened to and comfortable asking life’s big questions to shift their internal narrative to become change makers and great men in the world." - 09/18/2018, C2G

3 Ways to Care for the Social-Emotional Needs of Black Boys by Cassondra Corbin-Thaddies, M.A

3 Ways to Care for the Social-Emotional Needs of Black Boys

11-Year-Old Starts Club For Young Black Boys by Taryn Finley



11-Year-Old Starts Club For Young Black Boys To See Themselves In Books

Huffingtonpost.com - The Power of Humanity -  BLACK VOICES 03/14/2017 By Taryn Finley

PrepBuilders: Connect to Greatness



PrepBuilders.com: Connect To Greatness by Butch Dublin 02/28/2017

Connect to Greatness is a non-profit organization that targets African American boys to envision their reality and become change makers in the world. “We empower them as we promote academics, community accountability and responsibility. It is important that our kids learn at a young age that their reality is not defined by just football, basketball, or baseball.” - Thaddies, C2G Vice President

Mindfulness for Urban Kids



CITYLAB.com: Holistic Life Foundation - What Mindfulness Does for Urban Kids by Eillie Anzilotti 

"As alternatives to detention, school-based meditation programs help students cope with stress." - Eillie Anzilotti, 11/14/2016

Need schools to stop being racist



Black and brown boys don’t need to learn “grit,” they need schools to stop being racist

The HECHINGER REPORT Covering Innovation & Inequality in Education May 2, 2016

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