International Day of the Girl
By Melor Suhaimi, MD Programs Manager Photos courtesy of AALEAD Staff “On this International Day of the Girl Child, I call on all governments to take action to end all forms of violence against girls in all parts of the world. Together, we must create a world where violence against women and girls is never […]
Friends, Food, and Fun at Annual Kick-off Picnic
By Keo Xiong, MD Middle School Program Coordinator Photos by AALEAD Staff Despite the dreary weather and gray skies last Friday, over 100 youth and families from AALEAD’s Maryland, D.C., and Virginia middle and high school programs attended the annual kick-off picnic at Wheaton Forest Park in Silver Spring, MD. Hugs and handshakes could be […]
AALEAD FY2014 Highlights!
We had an amazing FY14! Please take some time to check out our highlights below. As we kick off FY15, we truly look forward to another wonderful year. Make sure to stay connected and up-to-date by checking back on our blog and following us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!
Thank You AALEAD
My experience with all of you has been nothing less than inspirational. I remember the first day I stepped into the Maryland office and was interviewed by a large panel of youth. They asked me questions about what I liked to do and tough questions about the job. I tried to put on my confident voice […]