• We collected 112,000 pounds of food in 44 cities on VWT. • We began working to seed and open savings accounts for low income young people with the Boys and Girls Club of Camden county.
• As the crisis deepened we worked with Warped tour to enable a homeless young man to work our program on many dates at VWT. This proved problematic.
• The banking crisis put our asset building on hold and we expanded our VWT presence with Feed Our Children NOW! presence to 4 cities. • We applied for a were granted 501c3 status by the IRS.
We began interviewing young people in Camden and learned they were hungry. • We asked Vans Warped Tour if we could have a food drive during their tour date In Camden. They said yes, we created Feed Our Children NOW! and collected 2,580 lbs of food
• We formed our for profit company, Creative Money Group, inc. focused on asset building and financial literacy for young people. • We made a commitment that any program we created needed to include a tandem program to assure that low income children had the same opportunities as the wealthier..Read More
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