Presentation on theme: "A Glimpse of Who We Are and What We Do!. The Corella & Bertram F. Bonner Foundation The mission of the Bonner Scholars and Bonner Leaders Programs is."— Presentation transcript:
A Glimpse of Who We Are and What We Do!
The Corella & Bertram F. Bonner Foundation The mission of the Bonner Scholars and Bonner Leaders Programs is to transform the lives of students and members, the life of their campuses, their local communities, and the world through service and leadership.
The Bonner Program consists of approximately 20 students who work within the community at various sites for a two year period Students also participate in regular training and reflection activities sponsored by the campus, their community partners, and the Bonner Foundation Contribute 900 hours of community service to local non-profits Attend various conferences & trainings throughout the country Adventure-based, experiential activities to explore leadership and entrepreneurial risk-taking Developing awareness of social justice issues, where respect and understanding for cultural diversity is nurtured Opportunities to participate in community-based research (CBR) projects with faculty and community partners AND WE HAVE FUN TOO!!!
Current Bonner Family Bonner IV’s Jessica Slater Abe Garang Vincent Milone Latoya Scott Laura Davis Kristin Bell Heather Morris Chevy Booker Anel Coss Tiffany Nious Bonner V’s Shannon Lynch Dianna Borow Angela Massino Jessi Pugh Kathryn Napoli Conor McFarland Maddie Coultrip Anahi Martinez Hannah Sizemore Brett Schwartz Senior Interns: Tyler Curtis and Katie Goode
Welcoming in the new members of our Bonner family!
Each week we meet to discuss our service experiences, up coming events, and current events and topics.
College Hill Neighborhood School YMCA
Diversity Spiritual Exploration International Perspective Community Building Civic Engagement Social Justice
Explore personal beliefs while respecting the spiritual practices of others.
Advocate for fairness, impartiality and equality while addressing systemic social and environmental issues.
Community Building "We establish and sustain a vibrant community of place, personal relationships, and common interests" (Bonner Foundation). Meeting the needs of members in our community. Daily Bread – Homeless and Hungry Boys and Girls Club/YMCA - Youth Lynchburg Grows - Special needs work training, hunger, environmental awareness Alzheimer Association - Seniors
Participate intentionally as a citizen in the democratic process, actively engaging in public policy and direct service.
INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE Bev in St. Lucia
LOVE146 VISION: The abolition of child sex slavery and exploitation. Nothing less. LOVE146 MISSION: ABOLITION & RESTORATION! We combat child sex slavery & exploitation with the unexpected and restore survivors with excellence.
I believe it is my duty and privilege to build and serve my community and to make society itself, a better place!