Success Stories

Gracie Persists with Renewed Purpose and Persistence

SINCE THE AGE OF 8, GRACIE has dreamed of becoming a veterinarian. But since age 15, she began securing part-time jobs to help her family thrive. When her parents separated and her father moved to Georgia, she got her first … Continue reading

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TOP Success Story: Empowering Healthy, Thriving Teens

The Green River District Health Department delivers Wyman’s Teen Outreach Program® in five counties throughout rural Kentucky. This TOP® provider reaches a total of 300 teens, a large portion of the more than 1,100 youth served by TOP in Kentucky. … Continue reading

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Becoming Comfortable Outside Your Comfort Zone

At age 13, Orlondo joined Wyman as a participant in the Teen Outreach Program (TOP) at Normandy Middle School, and then as a member of the Teen Leadership Program (TLP). The confidence he gained and the skills he learned in these … Continue reading

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What One St. Louis Youth Learned from Beating the Odds

The following excerpt from America’s Promise Alliance features a Teen Leadership Program Alum, Ametra Harris. To view the entire piece, by Eva Harder, click here. Ametra Harris, 24, has a lot to be proud of. In a country where only … Continue reading

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