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Do You Have a Dream 5 Keys to Realize Your Dream

Discover your courage, confidence, and creativity, learn how to change the Fear in your life into Fun.

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Explain your project idea (2,000 characters)

Take responsibility and help our young people manage the many issues they are facing today. In an age of unprecedented access to everything from technology to prescription drugs, these challenges are more widespread—and addictive—than ever before. I suggest an awareness campaign dedicated to protecting our young people. In today’s fast-paced and ever-connected world, young peo[le can be less prepared to express or manage their emotions. Our young people deserve every opportunity to enjoy their innocence. Do YOu Have a Dream project will include three main pillars: Teach our young people confidence, courage and creativity and avoid opioid abuse. By promoting values such as healthy living, encouragement, kindness, and respect, adults can help young people form positive habits and avoid turning to destructive behaviors as an outlet. The "Do You Have a Dream Workbook 5 Keys to Realize Your Dream" and workshops can be held in individual or group settings. The workshop takes four hours to complete with a daily 15 minutes per day followup for one month. The changes that occur are permanent and offer positive direction to receive outlined goals.

Who are the beneficiaries? (1,000 characters)

The beneficiaries are young people ages 12-25 who are seeking to change their lives from addictive behaviors to creating positive change. One of the primary things on our is fast and constant change. Change is one key element to most people’s discomfort and distraction from their happiness. Change does not have to be difficult. "Do You Have a Dream Workbook and workshops reveals connected spiritual and psychological keys to: Understand change Re-define change so it doesn’t have to be distressing Use situations of change to propel you forward instead of hold you back Empower yourself no matter what life throws at you

How is your idea unique? (1,000 characters)

Addictive behaviors are often treated with a 12-step program that takes many weeks and months to create positive change. Also, a person with an addiction has to claim they are a drug addict or alcoholic. Someone could be expressing a particular behavior but who they are is not that. Who they are is a dynamic creative being who needs redirection with their inner guidance system. "Do You Have a Dream Workbook 5 Keys to Realize Your Dream" is based on forty years of research and study and can assist individuals within 30 days of starting the program into a new life.

Idea Proposal Stage (choose one)

  • Early Adoption: I have completed a pilot and analyzed the impact of that pilot on the intended users of the idea. I have begun to expand the pilot for early adoption.

Tell us more about your organization/company (1 sentence and website URL)

Grace Allison is an award-winning self-help and motivational author who has assisted thousands to find their spiritual wisdom to solve everyday challenges. She is a prime example of someone who pulled herself up by her bootstraps and took notes along the way. When she turned to write, she chose subjects that she was intimately familiar with—and their scope is surprising. Modern Mystic Media, LLC

Expertise in sector

  • 7+ years

Organization Filing Status

  • Yes, we are a registered company.

In 3-4 sentences, tell us the inspiration or story that encouraged you to start this project.

I’m not sure why other people write self-help books, but I wrote mine to save my life. I was struggling with what was going on around me and inside me. I was unhappy, and I knew there had to be more; more joy, more happiness, more fulfillment. So I started looking for keys that would help me produce more of the experience of life that I was looking for but hadn’t managed to secure. I discovered that the change that happens within does not have to be a struggle; rather it can be created with ease

Please explain how your selected topic areas are influenced, in the local context of your project (1,000 characters).

Addiction is more common than many realize. There were approximately 20.6 million people in the United States over the age of 12 with an addiction in 2011. Over 20 million Americans over the age of 12 have an addiction (excluding tobacco). 100 people die every day from drug overdoses. This rate has tripled in the past 20 years. Over 5 million emergency room visits in 2011 were drug-related. 2.6 million people with addictions have a dependence on both alcohol and illicit drugs. 9.4 million people in 2011 reported driving under the influence of illicit drugs. 6.8 million people with an addiction have a mental illness. Rates of illicit drug use are highest among those aged 18 to 25. Over 90% of those with an addiction began drinking, smoking or using illicit drugs before the age of 18.

Who will work alongside your organization in the project idea? (1,000 characters)

Tom West Development Associate Community Health Center of Lubbock 806-773-7519 We are discussing workshops for the underserved youth in Lubbock County, Texas

Please share some of the top strengths identified in the community which your project will serve (500 characters)

Community Health Center of Lubbock serves 10% of the local Lubbock Community, 25,000 people annually.

Geographic Focus

The current goal is to work with the local Lubbock, Texas community at large.

How many months are required for the project idea? (500 characters)

We can begin the "Do You Have a Dream?" project within six months.

Did you submit this idea to our 2017 BridgeBuilder Challenge? (Y/N)

  • No


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