Susan Kabore - Originally from New York City, Susan lives in Myrtle Beach with her husband Marcus and son Christopher. She has held many positions in both the PTO and PTA with Horry County Schools. She is currently the PTA Fundraising Chair at St. James Middle School. She is also a leader and very active with the local boy scouts. Susan is also certified in Mental Health First Aid. Susan keeps herself busy as both The Executive Director and Fundraising Chair for Healthy Concepts.
Dan Basile - Married to his wife Rachel and son Zack. Dan grew up in Springfield, Massachusetts. He was in the Navy for three years, stationed in Newport, Rhode Island. He worked in old age housing as a maintenance man for 4 years then moved to Maine and became a truck driver for 15 years. Dan was the Lead Volunteer Community Youth Development Specialist for Healthy Concepts Leadership After school Program.
Carol Ann Thrall
Susan Ortiz-Duviella - Mental Health Liaison trained and certified through NAMI (National Alliance Mental Illness) and SC Thrive as a peer Support Specialist; Mental Health First Aid, and a Family Support Group Facilitator. Susan is also received the Gatekeeper Certification through the QPR (Question, Persuade and Refer, 3 steps taken to help save a life from suicide - Suicide prevention task force) Institute; QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Program
Deborah Cody - Mother, step mom and wife, Debbie is originally from NC. She was in education for 14 years and is currently an educator for Horry County Schools working with children with special needs. In addition Debbie is a certified Family Facilitator through NAMI (National Alliance Mental Illness) Certified in Mental Health First Aid, as well as CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) through Horry County Schools. if that isn't enough, she has earned her Masters in Special Education as well as Business Management.
We need you. How can you help?
We are looking for sponsors to secure a location for our Leadership after school program and enrichment events.
We are in need of 13 sponsors to commit to a one time donation of $2,500. This will cover our rent and insurance
We are in need in 10 sponsors to commit to a one time donation of $1,000. This will cover our operating cost for the year. This does not include staff.
We are also in need of volunteers. If you are interested in joining our team, please contact us TODAY! We are in need of Committee members, a grant witter, and a special someone to oversee our website and social media presence.
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We thank you in advance for your support! Together, we CAN make a difference!!