Lead by example, move by results, and never make excuses. Inspiring our youth of all ages that self elevation is essential in life; school, trade, or entrepreneurship. Continuous engagement and resources will allow us to share valuable knowledge and tips to witness our youth accomplish milestones. Everyone will face different obstacles, but perseverance will help you prevail. Do not cheat yourself, you owe you!
January: We held presentations to kickstart our organizations' journey, spot lighting our high school and collegiate experiences. The entire ALLIN team were college students or received a trade certificate.
March: We facilitated our first homeless giveaway which entailed passed out meals to those in need throughout the Peoria, IL area.
April: We awarded a student a laptop through our scholarship fund.
May: We gave away an education scholarship to a student (incoming freshman) that planned on pursuing a college degree during the 2020-2021 calendar year.
August: We held our first annual back-to-school bash that helped us giveaway 125 book bags filled with necessities like school supplies to help our youth be ready for the school year.
- We started our ALLIN Mentorship Program that allows us to be positive role models to high schoolers within the Peoria area. We engage with numerous activities such as volunteering, visiting colleges, presentations at the middle schools, etc.
August: We hosted our first annual ALLIN Pop-Up shop at Laura Bradley park. The event brung 25 local entrepreneurs together to showcase their products to 300+ visitors.
September-November: We hosted presentations for students throughout Peoria District 150 - we informed the students on how we can be utilized as a resource, finances, and how to excel throughout their collegiate career.
December: We hosted our first annual ALLIN Holiday Miracle in which we adopted 5 families from the Salvation Army. We were able to fulfill all of their Christmas list and created a meaningful relationship with them.