Hanovor , Jamaica
In December 2015, I AM B.E.A.U.T.Y. Founder & CEO , Akilah C. Thompson facilitated half day “Falling in Love with You” workshops empowering at -risk girls and young women who are students at Hanover Educational Institute and Theodora Foundation Skills Training Institute. Since 2015 , she has gone back with I AM BEAUTY grads to conduct workshops in Hanover annually in December. Our next workshop is scheduled for December 4, 2017.
Croix des Bouquets, Haiti
From April 1st - April 10th, 2016, I AM B.E.A.UT.Y. lead a service trip, Operation Healing Haiti, at the Haitian American Caucus School (Institution Mixte Shalom Des Freres) located in Croix des Bouquets, Haiti. We worked with students from the ages of 3-17 providing art and play therapy, self-esteem workshops, fitness classes, hair styling/barber services, holistic healing, meditation, journaling classes, web development courses and much more. I AM B.E.A.UT.Y. will traveling back November 13-17, 2017 for its second trip to HAC Haiti . You can donate to our campaign by visiting youcaring.com/iambeautyhaiti2017
In all the International I AM BEAUTY workshops, participants have the opportunity to:
- Gain self-esteem tips and participate in exercises to boost confidence.
- Learn positive affirmations to practice gratitude and positive thinking.
- Participate in self discovery exercises to identify strengths and talents.
- Create vision boards and vision statements to help formulate life goals.
- Become aware of limiting beliefs and discover the power of letting go.
- Be empowered and inspired to reach their fullest potential.
- Participate in self love demonstrations and learn our affirmation in their native language.
- Receive beauty packages and an 'I AM BEAUTY" t-shirts.