Calling All Female Students!

Love  In Abundance is looking to expand the number of Black and Hispanic female students worked with, in 5th-12th grade, since we are moving out of the Title I schools we have been working in for the last decade. If you are a female interested in learning how to successfully prepare yourself for the future…

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Defining Pro ME—IS NOT—Anti YOU™!

Pro ME—IS NOT—Anti YOU™! is an approach Love In Abundance has used since our inception in 2002, to reduce the feelings of being determined less than, not equal to, qualified for, or feeling reduced to the lessened expectations of some for once innocent Black and Hispanic students as a means of living them up to…

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Social Innovation as a Youth Empowerment Tool

In an action of making clear the purpose of Love In Abundance (LIA), a 12-year old organization who has been acting as an internal stakeholder in Title I public schools for almost 10 years now; we are finally ready to make public methodologies that have been taught privately since our inception. Our students attend Title I schools…

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When Work Isn’t Work!

Love In Abundance is a 12 year old nonprofit established to empower little ladies in Title I schools and communities in the Acres Homes area of Houston, TX. It’s always funny that people who aren’t doing anything always have something to say when the decision is made to help–what they believe to be–the wrong people.…

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Making Students a Part of the Change Desired…

Yesterday was the beginning of a new phase of growth for Love In Abundance, in that, our students were given the privilege of being a part of the change for young people like them going forward. Love In Abundance, in partnership with T.Wayne the Builder in Ohio, has partnered to be the change we want…

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Teachable Moments Must Be Mutually Teachable…

As a divorced mother of three, founder of Love In Abundance, facilitator for programs with students, author of the College Must Begin in 8th Grade™ series, avid researcher of all things children, and soon owner of a for profit business; there is a tendency to expect others to understand some things just because it appears…

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Modeling the Boundaries for Trust

Love In Abundance has been a nonprofit organization for eleven years, and during that time we have both experienced and learned some pretty pivotal things. The following are a few of the highlights: In 2005, LIA began our first in-school program with 47 intermediate school counselor selected female students in a Title I school in…

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