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The Power Of One

Alpha Leadership Academy, Inc. (ALA) is driven by the vision to transform every youth age 10-25 through leadership and technology skills to become creative, innovative, critical thinkers, and entrepreneurs with a sense of purpose. Many youths lack the college and career skills required to find a... Read More

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Alpha Leadership Academy, Inc. (ALA) is driven by the vision to transform every youth age 10-25 through leadership and technology skills to become creative, innovative, critical thinkers, and entrepreneurs with a sense of purpose. Many youths lack the college and career skills required to find and maintain employment. By empowering them to become critical thinkers, creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs-through mentorship and leadership, exams preparation - Alpha Leadership Academy Inc. engages as a high impact, mission-driven organization. The curriculum framework of Alpha Leadership Academy Inc. consists of mentorship, leadership, technology, social-emotional health, entrepreneurship, instruction, along with literacy seminars, communication and interpersonal skills development, interviewing skills, resume and job application preparation.

 The goal is to provide all young people with maximum support and resources that will help them learn at the highest levels, live a more impactful, meaningful, significant life, and become productive citizens. We directly address the chronic dropout rates in schools, low graduation rate, incarceration rate, gangs and violence, early pregnancy, and other high-risk behaviors stemming from disengagement from schools in urban cities.

Our target area is primarily East Flatbush and the Canarsie area of Brooklyn, while not excluding economically disadvantaged and deprived communities nearby. We aim to grow a community of support for all youth through education and strategic partnerships with the local community and senior colleges, business, social sector, and including the local school system with its own variety of partnerships. Mission-driven organizations play a role in helping private citizens connect to private markets and community or government resources, services, and products. They provide advocacy, develop leadership and social capital, and create social change with significant and sustained results (Crutchfield and Grant, 2012).

Our expenses for administering this program for the year 2020 is approximately $113,000.00.  We have planned future funding strategies for fall 2020, and we have also benefited from in-kind donations, however, we need cash donations to keep the program viable at this immediate time.  Our need has become even more urgent as we have had some unforeseen setbacks and expenses with the recent COVID pandemic and New York State on PAUSE.

Our youths are benefiting greatly from our programs.  Our Leadership training is dedicated to train youths to become positive transformational  leaders.  Through socio-emotional learning, we have seen demonstrations of more positive attitudes toward school and life in general, increased self-confidence and self-esteem, improved relationships in the home, and stronger communication skills.  Through our technology classes, our youths are now able to code in HTML which is allowing them to create a website based on HTML.  They are also learning how to use collaboration tools such as Microsoft Teams.

Our basketball program uses instructional drills, visual aids, and other teaching techniques to teach dribbling, shooting, footwork, passing, defense, offense, moving without the ball.  Alpha Leadership Basketball is not limited to one dibble; the first dribble is the first step towards leadership.  The first of many towards identifying, developing, and transforming the leader within.  We have seen in our youth personal growth and maturity, self-confidence, self-respect, and respect for others, discipline, commitment, and teamwork.

If every ONE person makes a donation, a ripple effect is created that accumulatively creates a number greater than one, the sum total of which creates change.  But don’t forget it starts with ONE….that is THE POWER OF ONE.  Your gift of any amount will make a difference. YOU are The Power of One.

All proceeds go to programming activities -technology, basketball, social and infrastructural expenses.  Thank you for giving.

Windsor Nelson

Founder, President ALA Inc.

Posted By Windsor Nelson

August 14, 2020


The Power Of One

$5,353 of $50,000

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The Power Of One

Windsor Nelson, on behalf of

Alpha Leadership Academy Inc

Alpha Leadership Academy Inc. engages in mentorship, leadership, technology, and social-emotional health training. The goal is to provide maximum support and resources that will help our youths live more meaningful lives. All proceeds go to programming activities and infrastructural expenses.

Windsor Nelson

Alpha Leadership Academy was founded by Windsor Nelson in 2017, with a vision to awaken a sense of purpose in every youth. A prolific Transformational Leader with more than 23 years of leadership expertise and an unmatched ability to lead, empower, and transform perspective. Leadership philosophy is grounded in shared mission, vision, and goals diversity, trust, collaboration, relationships, equity, ethics, and integrity. Focus on stirring a sense of purpose in every individual by providing all individua

Brooklyn, New York

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    Anonymous

    8 days ago

    Good luck!

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    Marshall Jackson

    14 days ago

    Great cause

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    Anonymous

    14 days ago

    mentorship for those in need

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    Anonymous

    1 month ago

    Support for the community

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    Dorrothe Jean

    2 months ago

    As a man of God, I am happy to help my sisters and brothers. May God Bless you and your family!

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    Simmone Richards

    2 months ago

    Anything to uplift our youth

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    Jean Versailles

    2 months ago

    Via Kirk Simson - For the greater good

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    2 months ago

    Very happy to assist.

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    Lascelles Harrison

    2 months ago

    Each one teach one.

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    Roosevelt Lucas

    2 months ago

    via Kirk Simpson as contact for a good cause.

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    3 months ago

    I wish I could give more.

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    Carl Williams

    3 months ago

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    Ken Thomas

    3 months ago

    Rohan Binns has been saying all the great things this charity does. Julia and I are happy to support because of him and the great work that you are doing.

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    Renee Gaiter

    3 months ago

    Supporting cousin

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    Anonymous

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    Anonymous

    4 months ago

    We need to unify and help each other out in a meaningful way and we should leave a legacy for the next generation to follow.

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    4 months ago

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    Carl Williams

    4 months ago

    Investing in the future of youth.

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    4 months ago

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    Sharon Atkins

    4 months ago

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    Zeleyka Fowler

    4 months ago

    I appreciate your efforts to invest in the next generation of individuals who will have a meaningful impact in our communities and beyond.

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    Eliett Giron

    4 months ago

    Our Children need all the enrichment opportunities to help them become knowledgeable citizens in their communities.

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    Lascelles Harrison

    4 months ago

    one can make a difference.

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    Anonymous

    4 months ago

    You are doing great things. Ty

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    Carlene Henningham

    4 months ago

    It is a cause to develop the youth of the community. Ryan contributed too.

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    Harry Jean-Michel

    5 months ago

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    Fritz Clairvil

    5 months ago

    This is an awsome contribution to the community. Our youths need leadership, proper guidance to the path of success

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    Jenelyn Waldron

    5 months ago

    I happy to donate because I believe in empowering children so that they can be better version of themselves. Education, discipline and perservarance are some of the keys to success. Sometimes all children need is someone to show them that they love and c

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    Jenelyn Waldron

    5 months ago

    I happy to donate because I believe in empowering children so that they can be better version of themselves. Education, discipline and perservarance are some of the keys to success. Sometimes all children need is someone to show them that they love and c

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    Marie Jeanty

    5 months ago

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    Danna Barrow

    5 months ago

    It's a donation that will keeps on given,the youth is our future.

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    Roberto Appolon

    5 months ago

    It's been a pleasure working with our youth . They are our tomorrow, future doctors, lawyers, politicians, firefighters , and police officers

  • $40.00

    Rana Gooden

    5 months ago

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    Wilgens Dorisme

    5 months ago

    To impact young people lives

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    Anonymous

    5 months ago

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    Wesner Sajous

    5 months ago

    To support a good cause.

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    Anonymous

    5 months ago

    I appreciate your dedication to teaching technology to minority youth.

  • $1,000.00

    Michael & Simmone Richards

    5 months ago

    We are a part of ALA and we believe in and support what we do for our youth. Our youths are poised for greatness with ALA making it possible!

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    Windsor Nelson

    5 months ago

    It is a worthy cause to make an impact and transform the lives of young people.

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    Maritza Barber

    5 months ago

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    Simmone RICHARDS

    5 months ago

    Will do anything to help our youth

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    Anonymous

    5 months ago

    ALA is a welcomed effort to guide our children along the right pathway

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    Anonymous

    5 months ago

    ALA is making a well needed change in our community

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    Anonymous

    5 months ago

    Alpha Leadership Academy Inc is making a well needed impact on the lives of our youth.